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EEC syndrome

EEC syndrome: Introduction

EEC syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by absence of fingers and toes, ectodermal dysplasia and cleft lip or cleft palate. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of EEC syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of EEC syndrome

Wrongly Diagnosed with EEC syndrome?

EEC syndrome: Related Patient Stories

EEC syndrome: Complications

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Causes of EEC syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of EEC syndrome

Misdiagnosis and EEC syndrome

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for EEC syndrome

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EEC syndrome: Animations

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Definitions of EEC syndrome:

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


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