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What is Faciocardiorenal syndrome?

What is Faciocardiorenal syndrome?

  • Faciocardiorenal syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by a variety of abnormalities such as kidney anomaly, mental retardation, unusual facial features, heart problems and joint problems. Infant death or stillbirth may occur in some cases.
  • Faciocardiorenal syndrome: A syndrome of characteristic facies, horseshoe kidney, congenital heart defect, and delayed mental and physical development.
    Source - Diseases Database

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

Faciocardiorenal syndrome: Introduction

Types of Faciocardiorenal syndrome:

Broader types of Faciocardiorenal syndrome:

How serious is Faciocardiorenal syndrome?

Complications of Faciocardiorenal syndrome: see complications of Faciocardiorenal syndrome

What causes Faciocardiorenal syndrome?

Causes of Faciocardiorenal syndrome: see causes of Faciocardiorenal syndrome

What are the symptoms of Faciocardiorenal syndrome?

Symptoms of Faciocardiorenal syndrome: see symptoms of Faciocardiorenal syndrome

Complications of Faciocardiorenal syndrome: see complications of Faciocardiorenal syndrome

Faciocardiorenal syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Faciocardiorenal syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Faciocardiorenal syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Faciocardiorenal syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Faciocardiorenal syndrome.
Treatments for Faciocardiorenal syndrome: see treatments for Faciocardiorenal syndrome

Name and Aliases of Faciocardiorenal syndrome

Main name of condition: Faciocardiorenal syndrome

Other names or spellings for Faciocardiorenal syndrome:

Eastman-Bixler syndrome

Eastman-Bixler syndrome Source - Diseases Database

Eastman Bixler syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Faciocardiorenal syndrome: Related Conditions

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