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Brachyolmia: Introduction

Brachyolmia: A syndrome characterized mainly by short trunk dwarfism. There are several different subtypes, each with different additional features. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Brachyolmia is available below.

Symptoms of Brachyolmia

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Brachyolmia?

Causes of Brachyolmia

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Brachyolmia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Brachyolmia

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Brachyolmia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Brachyolmia

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Brachyolmia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Brachyolmia:

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

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More information about Brachyolmia

  1. Brachyolmia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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