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What is Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome?

What is Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome?

  • Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by multiple joint contractures at birth, hyperthermia and twisting of neck muscles.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: Introduction

Types of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome:

Broader types of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome:

What causes Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome?

Causes of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: see causes of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome

What are the symptoms of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome?

Symptoms of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: see symptoms of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome

Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome.
Treatments for Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome: see treatments for Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome

Name and Aliases of Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome

Main name of condition: Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome

Other names or spellings for Froster-Iskenius-Waterson syndrome:

Malignant hyperthermia - arthrogryposis - torticollis, Malignant hyperthermia arthrogryposis torticollis, malignant hyperthermia [arthrogryposis - torticollis]


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