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Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly

Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly: Introduction

Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by a deformed thumb, lack of hair and abnormal pigmentation. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly is available below.

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Misdiagnosis and Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly

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Definitions of Thumb deformity, alopecia, pigmentation anomaly:

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

 

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