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Introduction: HPE

Description of HPE

HPE (medical condition): A rare disorder where abnormalities of the fetal forebrain development lead...more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Holoprosencephaly
  »Symptoms of Holoprosencephaly
  »Treatments for Holoprosencephaly

HPE: Rare Disease

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

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

HPE as a Disease

HPE: Another name for Holoprosencephaly (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Holoprosencephaly
  »Symptoms of Holoprosencephaly
  »Treatments for Holoprosencephaly

HPE: Related Diseases

HPE: HPE is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of HPE

Some of the causes of HPE are included in the list below:

Symptoms of HPE (Holoprosencephaly)

Some of the symptoms of HPE incude:

Treatments for HPE (Holoprosencephaly)

Treatments for HPE (Holoprosencephaly) include:

Treatment of HPE: For more treatment information about HPE, see treatment of Holoprosencephaly (HPE)

HPE: Article Excerpts about Holoprosencephaly

Holoprosencephaly is a disorder caused by the failure of the prosencephalon (the forebrain of the embryo) to... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Holoprosencephaly Information Page: NINDS)

HPE: Related Disease Topics

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Source - NIH

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