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German syndrome

German syndrome: Introduction

German syndrome: A rare disorder caused by fetal exposure to trimethadione (anticonvulsant drug) and resulting in various physical and developemental abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of German syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of German syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with German syndrome?

German syndrome: Deaths

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Causes of German syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To German syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of German syndrome

German syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and German syndrome

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German syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: German syndrome

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German syndrome: Rare Types

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German syndrome: Animations

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German syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of German syndrome:

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

Related German syndrome Info

More information about German syndrome

  1. German syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths

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