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Bruck syndrome

Bruck syndrome: Introduction

Bruck syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by weak, brittle bones and abnormal knee, ankle and foot joints (congenital contractures) at birth. There are two different subtypes of the disorder, each with a different genetic defect origin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bruck syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Bruck syndrome

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Bruck syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Bruck syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Bruck syndrome

Misdiagnosis and Bruck syndrome

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Bruck syndrome: Animations

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Definitions of Bruck syndrome:

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

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More information about Bruck syndrome

  1. Bruck syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications

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