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Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome

Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Introduction

Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by paraplegia, short fingers and bone abnormalities. The paraplegia progresses slowly. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome?

Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome

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Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome

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Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome: Animations

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Definitions of Fitzsimmons-Guilbert syndrome:

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


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