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What is Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type?

What is Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type?

  • Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: A rare genetic bone development disorder characterized mainly by bowed legs.

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

Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: Introduction

Types of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type:

Broader types of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type:

What causes Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type?

Causes of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: see causes of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type

What are the symptoms of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type?

Symptoms of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: see symptoms of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type

Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: Medical Geneticist, Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type.
Treatments for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: see treatments for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type

Name and Aliases of Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type

Main name of condition: Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type

Other names or spellings for Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type:

Spahr syndrome, metaphyseal dysplasia (type A-1), metaphyseal dysostosis (type A-1), Spahr type Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia, MCDS

MCDS (Spahr type), Spahr type Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Spahr type: Related Conditions

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