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Silver-Russell dwarfism

Silver-Russell dwarfism: Introduction

Silver-Russell dwarfism: A very rare growth disorder characterized by very small stature (dwarfism), skeletal asymmetry and small incurved fifth finger. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Silver-Russell dwarfism is available below.

Symptoms of Silver-Russell dwarfism

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Causes of Silver-Russell dwarfism

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Disease Topics Related To Silver-Russell dwarfism

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Silver-Russell dwarfism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Silver-Russell dwarfism

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Silver-Russell dwarfism

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Definitions of Silver-Russell dwarfism:

Silver-Russell dwarfism is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Silver-Russell dwarfism, or a subtype of Silver-Russell dwarfism, 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 Silver-Russell dwarfism as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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  1. Silver-Russell dwarfism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
 

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