Rombo syndrome: Introduction
Rombo syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by hair anomalies and skin problems.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Rombo syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Rombo syndrome
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symptoms of Rombo syndrome
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Rombo syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Rombo syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Rombo syndrome
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Rombo syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Rombo syndrome
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that...read more »
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.
Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include cicatrial...read more »
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Rombo syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Rombo syndrome:
Rombo syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Rombo syndrome, or a subtype of Rombo 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 Rombo syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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