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Metatropic dwarfism

Metatropic dwarfism: Introduction

Metatropic dwarfism: A rare genetic disorder characterized by extremely small stature, short limbs and skeletal abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Metatropic dwarfism is available below.

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Metatropic dwarfism: Deaths

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Metatropic dwarfism: Complications

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Causes of Metatropic dwarfism

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Metatropic dwarfism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Metatropic dwarfism

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...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 the arm to measure blood pressure can...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur...read more »

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Definitions of Metatropic dwarfism:

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

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More information about Metatropic dwarfism

  1. Metatropic dwarfism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
  8. Complications
 

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