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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: Introduction

Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by thin hair shafts, short stature, short limbs and other skeletal abnormalities. The condition is identical to the skeletal abnormality component of cartilage-hair hypoplasia syndrome. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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Causes of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of the overlooked hair/scalp conditions include more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis more »

Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis can also have the related arthritis subtype called " more »

Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome

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Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome, or a subtype of Cartilage-hair hypoplasia-like syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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