SCARF syndrome: Introduction
SCARF syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by skeletal abnormalities, loose skin, premature fusion of skull bones, ambiguous genitalia, psychomotor retardation and facial abnormalities.
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Symptoms of SCARF syndrome
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Definitions of SCARF syndrome:
SCARF syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that SCARF syndrome, or a subtype of SCARF 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 SCARF syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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