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Waaler Aarskog syndrome

Waaler Aarskog syndrome: Introduction

Waaler Aarskog syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by hydrocephaly and upwardly displaced shoulder blade (Sprengel anomaly). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Waaler Aarskog syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Waaler Aarskog syndrome

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Causes of Waaler Aarskog syndrome

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Waaler Aarskog syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Waaler Aarskog syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Waaler Aarskog syndrome, or a subtype of Waaler Aarskog syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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