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DiGeorge's syndrome

DiGeorge's syndrome: Introduction

DiGeorge's syndrome: Rare form of primary immune deficiency. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of DiGeorge's syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of DiGeorge's syndrome

Treatments for DiGeorge's syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with DiGeorge's syndrome?

DiGeorge's syndrome: Related Patient Stories

DiGeorge's syndrome: Complications

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Causes of DiGeorge's syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To DiGeorge's syndrome

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DiGeorge's syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and DiGeorge's syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is 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 something milder. Some of 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 condition can be fatal. It should more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to more »

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

DiGeorge's syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: DiGeorge's syndrome

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DiGeorge's syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for DiGeorge's syndrome

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DiGeorge's syndrome: Animations

Research about DiGeorge's syndrome

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DiGeorge's syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of DiGeorge's syndrome:

A congenital anomaly characterized by immunodeficiency, abnormal facies, congenital heart disease, hypocalcemia, and increased susceptibility to infections. Pathologic characteristics include conotruncal abnormalities and absence or hypoplasia of thymus and parathyroid glands. DiGeorge syndrome is associated with abnormalities of chromosome 22. Also known as DiGeorge anomaly. --2004 - (Source - Diseases Database)


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