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Introduction: Sirenomelia

Description of Sirenomelia

Sirenomelia (medical condition): A rare birth defect where infants are born with one lower extremity...more »

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Sirenomelia: Rare Disease

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

Sirenomelia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Sirenomelia, or a subtype of Sirenomelia, 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 Sirenomelia as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Sirenomelia as a Disease

Sirenomelia (medical condition): See Sirenomelia (disease information).
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Sirenomelia: Related Diseases

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

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Sirenomelia: Related Disease Topics

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