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What is Manouvrier syndrome?

What is Manouvrier syndrome?

  • Manouvrier syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the failure of the lungs to develop fully, heart defects and thumb abnormalities.

Manouvrier syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Manouvrier syndrome, or a subtype of Manouvrier syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Manouvrier syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Manouvrier syndrome: Introduction

Types of Manouvrier syndrome:

Broader types of Manouvrier syndrome:

What causes Manouvrier syndrome?

Causes of Manouvrier syndrome: see causes of Manouvrier syndrome

What are the symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome?

Symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome: see symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome

Manouvrier syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Manouvrier syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Manouvrier syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Manouvrier syndrome: Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Manouvrier syndrome.
Treatments for Manouvrier syndrome: see treatments for Manouvrier syndrome

Name and Aliases of Manouvrier syndrome

Main name of condition: Manouvrier syndrome

Other names or spellings for Manouvrier syndrome:

lung agenesis [heart defect - thumb anomalies], Unilateral lung agenesis, Congenital lung agenesis, Pulmonary agenesis, Unilateral lobar pulmonary agenesis, Lung agenesis heart defect thumb anomalies, Pulmonary aplasia and triphalangia of the thumb

Lung agenesis heart defect thumb anomalies, Pulmonary aplasia and triphalangia of the thumb
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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