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Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome

Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome: Introduction

Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by a small head, reduced immunity and increased risk of cancer. There are a wide range of other abnormalities and symptoms that can occur. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome is available below.

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Causes of Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome

  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
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Misdiagnosis and Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome

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Definitions of Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome:

Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome, or a subtype of Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome, 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 it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome

  1. Nijmegen Breakage Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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