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Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma

Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma: Introduction

Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by progressive stiffness and weakness of the legs, peripheral nerve degeneration and a skin disorder called poikiloderma. The eyelashes and eyebrows are usually gone by the age of three. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma is available below.

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Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in a variety of different severities. Diseases in...read more »

Poorly healing leg rashes a classic sign of chronic disease: Recurring leg rashes, or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes, particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes. They can also...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See causes of leg...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...read more »

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Definitions of Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma:

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

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  1. Spastic paraplegia -- neuropathy -- poikiloderma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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