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Ormond's disease

Introduction: Ormond's disease

Description of Ormond's disease

Ormond's disease (medical condition): A rare disorder involving the formation of a fibrous mass of tissue in the...more »

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Retroperitoneal fibrosis:
  »Introduction: Retroperitoneal fibrosis
  »Symptoms of Retroperitoneal fibrosis

Ormond's disease: A slowly progressive condition of unknown etiology, characterized by deposition of fibrous tissue in the retroperitoneal space compressing the ureters, great vessels, bile duct, and other structures. When associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm, it may be called chronic periaortitis or inflammatory perianeurysmal fibrosis.
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Ormond's disease: Related Topics

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Ormond's disease: Rare Disease

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

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


Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Ormond's disease as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Ormond's disease as a Disease

Ormond's disease: Another name for Retroperitoneal fibrosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Retroperitoneal fibrosis
  »Symptoms of Retroperitoneal fibrosis

Ormond's disease: Related Diseases

Ormond's disease: Ormond's disease is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Ormond's disease

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Symptoms of Ormond's disease (Retroperitoneal fibrosis)

Some of the symptoms of Ormond's disease incude:

Ormond's disease: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

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