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What is Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type?

What is Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type?

  • Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by chest and limb abnormalities.

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

Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: Introduction

Types of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type:

Broader types of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type:

What causes Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type?

Causes of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: see causes of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type

What are the symptoms of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type?

Symptoms of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: see symptoms of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type

Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type.
Treatments for Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type: see treatments for Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type

Name and Aliases of Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type

Main name of condition: Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type

Other names or spellings for Thoracolimb dysplasia, Rivera type:

Rivera-Perez-Salas syndrome, thoracomelic dysplasia, Bell-shaped thorax owing to short ribs, short-limbed dwarfism, pelvic hypoplasia, dislocatable radial heads, elongated distal fibulas, and improvement

Bell-shaped thorax owing to short ribs, short-limbed dwarfism, pelvic hypoplasia, dislocatable radial heads, elongated distal fibulas, and improvement, Rivera Perez Salas syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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