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Adams-Oliver Syndrome

Adams-Oliver Syndrome: Introduction

Adams-Oliver Syndrome: A very rare inherited disorder characterized by scalp, skull and limb abnormalities. The range and severity of the symptoms can vary greatly from mild to severe. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adams-Oliver Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Adams-Oliver Syndrome

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Adams-Oliver Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Adams-Oliver Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Adams-Oliver Syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Adams-Oliver Syndrome

Misdiagnosis and Adams-Oliver Syndrome

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Adams-Oliver Syndrome

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Definitions of Adams-Oliver Syndrome:

A rare syndrome of defects of the scalp and cranium associated with distal limb anomalies and occasional mental retardation. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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


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