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.
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causes, and treatments of Puretic syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Puretic syndrome
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symptoms of Puretic syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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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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Prognosis for Puretic syndrome
Prognosis for Puretic syndrome:
usually death during infancy or retarded growth
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Puretic syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Puretic syndrome
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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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