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What is BOD syndrome?

What is BOD syndrome?

  • BOD syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by small nails, digital abnormalities (mainly of the fifth finger and toe) and various facial anomalies.

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

BOD syndrome: Introduction

Types of BOD syndrome:

Broader types of BOD syndrome:

What causes BOD syndrome?

Causes of BOD syndrome: see causes of BOD syndrome

What are the symptoms of BOD syndrome?

Symptoms of BOD syndrome: see symptoms of BOD syndrome

BOD syndrome: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and BOD syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of BOD syndrome

Main name of condition: BOD syndrome

Other names or spellings for BOD syndrome:

Senior syndrome, Brachymorphism [onychodysplasia - dysphalangism], Brachymorphism-onychodysplasia-dysphalangism syndrome

Brachymorphism-onychodysplasia-dysphalangism syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

BOD syndrome: Related Conditions

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