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Basan syndrome

Basan syndrome: Introduction

Basan syndrome: A rare condition characterized by skin, hair and nail abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Basan syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Basan syndrome

  • Congenital milia on chin
  • Ruptured blisters on hands
  • Ruptured blisters on feet
  • Tapered fingertips
  • Bilateral simian creases
  • more symptoms...»

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Causes of Basan syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Basan syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and Basan syndrome

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Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/ more »

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Definitions of Basan syndrome:

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

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More information about Basan syndrome

  1. Basan syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis

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