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Diseases » Moebius syndrome 1 » Summary
 

What is Moebius syndrome 1?

What is Moebius syndrome 1?

  • Moebius syndrome 1: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by facial paralysis due to problems with 6th and 7th nerve development (Moebius sequence) and ophthalmoplegia.

Moebius syndrome 1 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Moebius syndrome 1, or a subtype of Moebius syndrome 1, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Moebius syndrome 1: Introduction

Types of Moebius syndrome 1:

Broader types of Moebius syndrome 1:

What causes Moebius syndrome 1?

Causes of Moebius syndrome 1: see causes of Moebius syndrome 1

What are the symptoms of Moebius syndrome 1?

Symptoms of Moebius syndrome 1: see symptoms of Moebius syndrome 1

Can anyone else get Moebius syndrome 1?

More information: see contagiousness of Moebius syndrome 1
Inheritance: see inheritance of Moebius syndrome 1

Moebius syndrome 1: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Moebius syndrome 1.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Moebius syndrome 1.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Moebius syndrome 1: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Moebius syndrome 1.
Treatments for Moebius syndrome 1: see treatments for Moebius syndrome 1

Name and Aliases of Moebius syndrome 1

Main name of condition: Moebius syndrome 1

Other names or spellings for Moebius syndrome 1:

MBS1, facial diplegia, congenital, Congenital ophthalmoplegia and facial paresis, MBS

Congenital ophthalmoplegia and facial paresis, Facial diplegia, congenital, MBS, MBS1
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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