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C Syndrome

C Syndrome: Introduction

C Syndrome: A rare inherited disorder characterized by a triangular-shaped head, facial anomalies, joint contractures and loose skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of C Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of C Syndrome

Wrongly Diagnosed with C Syndrome?

C Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of C Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To C Syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and C Syndrome

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C Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for C Syndrome

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C Syndrome: Animations

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Statistics for C Syndrome

C Syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of C Syndrome:

A multiple congenital anomaly/mental retardation syndrome marked by trigonocephaly due to craniosynostosis, orofacial anomalies (mainly metopic prominence, upward slating of the palpebral fissures, epicanthal folds, hypoplastic nose, malformed ears, and abnormal palate) associated with various renal, pulmonary, genital, and cardiovascular defects. Agenesis of the corpus callosum and tetralogy of Fallot in some cases. Opitz trigonocephaly and Varadi-Papp syndromes have many common characteristics. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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

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More information about C Syndrome

  1. C Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications

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