Manouvrier syndrome: Introduction
Manouvrier syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the failure of the lungs to develop fully, heart defects and thumb abnormalities.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Manouvrier syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome
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symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Manouvrier syndrome:
- High Blood Pressure: Home Testing
- Heart Health: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Manouvrier syndrome?
Manouvrier syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Manouvrier syndrome
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Manouvrier syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Manouvrier syndrome
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder.
Some of the conditions which...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less dangerous...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children.
Some of the symptoms of...read more »
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or ...read more »
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Manouvrier syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Manouvrier syndrome
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Manouvrier syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Manouvrier syndrome:
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
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