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What is Bangstad syndrome?

What is Bangstad syndrome?

  • Bangstad syndrome: A rare disorder characterized by diabetes, goiter, insufficient hormone production by the gonads and progressive ataxia.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Bangstad syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Bangstad syndrome: Introduction

Types of Bangstad syndrome:

Broader types of Bangstad syndrome:

What causes Bangstad syndrome?

Causes of Bangstad syndrome: see causes of Bangstad syndrome

What are the symptoms of Bangstad syndrome?

Symptoms of Bangstad syndrome: see symptoms of Bangstad syndrome

Bangstad syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bangstad syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bangstad syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bangstad syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bangstad syndrome.
Treatments for Bangstad syndrome: see treatments for Bangstad syndrome

Name and Aliases of Bangstad syndrome

Main name of condition: Bangstad syndrome

Other names or spellings for Bangstad syndrome:

birdheaded dwarfism [ataxia - diabetes - goiter - gonadal insufficiency], Primordial birdheaded nanism associated with progressive ataxia, early onset insulin resistant diabetes, goiter, and primary gonadal insufficiency

Bangstad syndrome: Related Conditions

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