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Rodrigues blindness

Rodrigues blindness: Introduction

Rodrigues blindness: A rare disorder characterized by severe eye malformations, short stature and hair and dental anomalies. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rodrigues blindness is available below.

Symptoms of Rodrigues blindness

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Rodrigues blindness?

Rodrigues blindness: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Rodrigues blindness

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Rodrigues blindness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rodrigues blindness

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Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of...read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans....read more »

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Rodrigues blindness: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rodrigues blindness

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Rodrigues blindness: Animations

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Rodrigues blindness: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Rodrigues blindness:

Rodrigues blindness is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rodrigues blindness, or a subtype of Rodrigues blindness, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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