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Acrodysplasia scoliosis

Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Introduction

Acrodysplasia scoliosis: A rare inherited genetic disorder characterized by short fingers and toes, scoliosis and other spine anomalies. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acrodysplasia scoliosis is available below.

Symptoms of Acrodysplasia scoliosis

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Causes of Acrodysplasia scoliosis

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Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Acrodysplasia scoliosis

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Definitions of Acrodysplasia scoliosis:

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

Related Acrodysplasia scoliosis Info

More information about Acrodysplasia scoliosis

  1. Acrodysplasia scoliosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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