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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome

Introduction: Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome

Description of Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome (medical condition): A rare genetic disorder characterized by macrocephaly,...more »

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Bannayan-Zonana syndrome:
  »Introduction: Bannayan-Zonana syndrome
  »Symptoms of Bannayan-Zonana syndrome

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: A syndrome originally reported (Ruvalcaba) as an association of macrocephaly, intestinal polyposis, and pigmentation of the penis, Bannayan later described it as a separate entity of macrocephaly, multiple lipomas, and hemangiomas, and Riley and Smith observed a concurrence of macrocephaly, pseudoepithelioma, and multiple hemangioma. The three conditions were recognized by Dvir as different expressions of the same syndrome. The symptoms usually first become apparent in infancy but they may also appear later in life.
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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Related Topics

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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Rare Disease

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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, or a subtype of Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome as a "rare disease".

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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome as a Disease

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Another name for Bannayan-Zonana syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Bannayan-Zonana syndrome
  »Symptoms of Bannayan-Zonana syndrome

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Related Diseases

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome (Bannayan-Zonana syndrome)

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Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome: Related Disease Topics

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