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Steatocystoma multiplex

Steatocystoma multiplex: Introduction

Steatocystoma multiplex: A rare inherited disorder characterized by numerous skin cysts that may contain a thick substance called sebum. The cysts occur mainly on the chest, abdomen and front of neck. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Steatocystoma multiplex is available below.

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Steatocystoma multiplex: Complications

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Causes of Steatocystoma multiplex

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Prognosis for Steatocystoma multiplex

Prognosis for Steatocystoma multiplex: harmless permanent condition

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Definitions of Steatocystoma multiplex:

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

 

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