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Facial hemiatrophy

Introduction: Facial hemiatrophy

Description of Facial hemiatrophy

Facial hemiatrophy: A syndrome characterized by slowly progressive unilateral atrophy of facial subcutaneous fat, muscle tissue, skin, cartilage, and bone. The condition typically progresses over a period of 2-10 years and then stabilizes.
Source: Diseases Database

Facial hemiatrophy: A syndrome characterized by slowly progressive unilateral atrophy of facial subcutaneous fat, muscle tissue, skin, cartilage, and bone. The condition typically progresses over a period of 2-10 years and then stabilizes.
Source: MeSH 2007

Facial hemiatrophy: Related Topics

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Facial hemiatrophy: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Facial hemiatrophy

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Facial hemiatrophy

The following list attempts to classify Facial hemiatrophy into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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