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Opitz-G syndrome, type 2

Introduction: Opitz-G syndrome, type 2

Description of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 (medical condition): A congenital disorder characterized by distinctive facial features,...more »

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Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias:
  »Introduction: Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Symptoms of Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Causes of Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Treatments for Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Related Topics

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Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Rare Disease

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

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Opitz-G syndrome, type 2, or a subtype of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 as a Disease

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Another name for Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Symptoms of Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Causes of Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias
  »Treatments for Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Related Diseases

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2

Some of the causes of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 are included in the list below:

  • The condition is caused by a genetic defect which can be inherited in a X-linked or autosomal dominant manner

Symptoms of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 (Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias)

Some of the symptoms of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 incude:

Treatments for Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 (Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias)

Treatments for Opitz-G syndrome, type 2 (Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias) include:

  • Treatment involves managing symptoms as they develop or repairing defects if possible:
  • Surgery may be needed to correct malformations or defects such as cleft lip or palate, heart defects, imperforate anus and trachea-esophageal defects
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is also recommended
  • Tracheostomy may be required if the airway is compromised due to laryngeal or esophageal defects
  • Speech therapy may be required for speech problems resulting from cleft lip or palate

Treatment of Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: For more treatment information about Opitz-G syndrome, type 2, see treatment of Hypertelorism with esophageal abnormality and hypospadias (Opitz-G syndrome, type 2)

Opitz-G syndrome, type 2: Related Disease Topics

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