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Meretoja syndrome

Meretoja syndrome: Introduction

Meretoja syndrome: A form of familial amyloid polyneuropathy characterized by deposits of a substance called amyloid in the skin on the face as well as the facial nerves which can cause symptoms such as weak facial muscles. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Meretoja syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Meretoja syndrome

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Meretoja syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Meretoja syndrome

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Definitions of Meretoja syndrome:

Meretoja syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Meretoja syndrome, or a subtype of Meretoja 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 Meretoja syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Meretoja syndrome

  1. Meretoja syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
 

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