Noonan-like syndrome: Introduction
Noonan-like syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by heart problems, facial anomalies and a sunken chest.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Noonan-like syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Noonan-like syndrome
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symptoms of Noonan-like syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Noonan-like syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Noonan-like syndrome?
Causes of Noonan-like syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Noonan-like syndrome
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occasional symptoms of Noonan-like syndrome
Noonan-like syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Noonan-like syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most...read more »
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal.
It should be considered for any...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less dangerous...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more...read more »
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Noonan-like syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Noonan-like syndrome: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Noonan-like syndrome
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Definitions of Noonan-like syndrome:
Noonan-like syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Noonan-like syndrome, or a subtype of Noonan-like 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 Noonan-like syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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