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Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome

Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Introduction

Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Autosomal dominant genetic disorder involving kidneys, ears and neck. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome

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Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome

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Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut. more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. 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 over-diagnosed (it can, more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the more »

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Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome:

An autosomal dominant disorder manifested by various combinations of preauricular pits, branchial fistulae or cysts, lacrimal duct stenosis, hearing loss, structural defects of the outer, middle, or inner ear, and renal dysplasia. Associated defects include asthenic habitus, long narrow facies, constricted palate, deep overbite, and myopia. Hearing loss may be due to Mondini type cochlear defect and stapes fixation. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Syndromes & Eponymic Diseases, 2d ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

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

Related Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome Info

More information about Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome

  1. Branchio-Oto-Renal Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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