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Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: Introduction

Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: A rare genetic disorder characterized by choanal atresia (narrowing or blockage of nasal airway), deafness, heart defects and eye, ear and facial anomalies. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism is available below.

Symptoms of Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

Treatments for Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop:
  • Surgery may be needed to correct defects or abnormalities e.g. choanal atresia
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
  • Various symptomatic and supportive measures as required
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

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Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have...read more »

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...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed...read 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 intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read 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"...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become...read 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. food poisoning). In fact, it's...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to...read more »

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

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The...read more »

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

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in...read 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 with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in...read more »

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

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Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

Prognosis for Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: The prognosis varies depending on the type and severity of symptoms that develop. Prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment can improve prognosis and quality of life.

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Definitions of Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism as a "rare disease".
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Related Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism Info

More information about Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism

  1. Choanal atresia -- deafness -- cardiac defects -- dysmorphism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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