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Ondine syndrome

Ondine syndrome: Introduction

Ondine syndrome: A rare condition involving defects in the mechanism that control breathing. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ondine syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Ondine syndrome

Treatments for Ondine syndrome

  • Tracheotomy, mechanical ventilation using ventilator (lifetime treatment), Biphasic Cuirass Ventilation, Phrenic Nerve Pacing or diaphragm pacing
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Ondine syndrome?

Ondine syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Ondine syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Ondine syndrome

Ondine syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ondine syndrome

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Ondine syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Ondine syndrome

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Ondine syndrome: Rare Types

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Ondine syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Ondine syndrome

Prognosis for Ondine syndrome: The death rate can be quite high but appropriate management of the condition can significantly improve long term outcomes. Without treatment, death will occur.

Statistics for Ondine syndrome

Ondine syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Ondine syndrome:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Ondine syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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