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Puretic syndrome

Puretic syndrome: Introduction

Puretic syndrome: A rare genetic condition characterized by skin tumors and enlarged gums as well as osteopenia and joint contractures. The condition is caused by the accumulation of hyaline in the skin and other tissues. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Puretic syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Puretic syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Puretic syndrome?

Puretic syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Puretic syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Puretic syndrome

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Puretic syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Puretic syndrome

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Puretic syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Puretic syndrome

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Puretic syndrome: Rare Types

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Puretic syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Puretic syndrome

Prognosis for Puretic syndrome: usually death during infancy or retarded growth

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Definitions of Puretic syndrome:

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

 

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