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Gloomy syndrome

Gloomy syndrome: Introduction

Gloomy syndrome: A rare genetic condition which is characterized by distinctive physical features and severe growth retardation that starts during the fetal stage. Intelligence is not affected. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gloomy syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Gloomy syndrome

Treatments for Gloomy syndrome

  • Treatment varies depending on the type and severity of symptom that develop:
  • Access to programs and services as required e.g. physical therapy, speech therapy, educational support, social, vocational and medical services
  • Various symptomatic and supportive measures as required
  • Genetic counseling and joining a support group is recommended
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Gloomy syndrome?

Gloomy syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Gloomy syndrome

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Gloomy syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Gloomy syndrome

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can more »

Gloomy syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gloomy syndrome

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Gloomy syndrome, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Gloomy syndrome: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Gloomy syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Gloomy syndrome

Prognosis for Gloomy syndrome: The prognosis varies depending on the type and severity of symptoms that develop. Prompt diagnosis and appropriate treatment can improve prognosis and quality of life.

Statistics for Gloomy syndrome

Gloomy syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Gloomy syndrome:

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


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