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Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy

Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: Introduction

Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: A rare genetic disorder characterized by diabetes mellitus, loss of body fat, hepatomegaly, enlarged genitals, increased skeletal growth and other abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy is available below.

Symptoms of Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy

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Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: Complications

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Causes of Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy

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Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most more »

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the symptoms of hypertension more »

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Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: Rare Types

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Definitions of Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy:

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

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More information about Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy

  1. Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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