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What is Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome?

What is Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome?

  • Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: A rare disorder characterized primarily by tooth and nail abnormalities and reduced sweating ability.

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

Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: Introduction

Types of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome:

Broader types of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome:

What causes Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome?

Causes of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: see causes of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome

What are the symptoms of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome?

Symptoms of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: see symptoms of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome

Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome.
Treatments for Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: see treatments for Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome

Name and Aliases of Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome

Main name of condition: Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome

Other names or spellings for Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome:

Hypocalcified-hypoplastic enamel, onycholysis with subungual hyperkeratosis, and hypohidrosis

Hypocalcified-hypoplastic enamel, onycholysis with subungual hyperkeratosis, and hypohidrosis
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Amelo-onycho-hypohidrotic syndrome:


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