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What is Gordon Syndrome?

What is Gordon Syndrome?

  • Gordon Syndrome: A genetic musculoskeletal disorder characterized mainly by camptodactyly, cleft palate and club foot. The type and severity of symptoms is variable.

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

Gordon Syndrome: Introduction

Types of Gordon Syndrome:

Broader types of Gordon Syndrome:

How serious is Gordon Syndrome?

Complications of Gordon Syndrome: see complications of Gordon Syndrome

What causes Gordon Syndrome?

Causes of Gordon Syndrome: see causes of Gordon Syndrome

What are the symptoms of Gordon Syndrome?

Symptoms of Gordon Syndrome: see symptoms of Gordon Syndrome

Complications of Gordon Syndrome: see complications of Gordon Syndrome

Gordon Syndrome: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Gordon Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Gordon Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Gordon Syndrome.
Treatments for Gordon Syndrome: see treatments for Gordon Syndrome
Research for Gordon Syndrome: see research for Gordon Syndrome

Name and Aliases of Gordon Syndrome

Main name of condition: Gordon Syndrome

Other names or spellings for Gordon Syndrome:

camptodactyly [cleft palate - club foot], Moldenhauer syndrome, Nielson syndrome, arthrogryposis multiplex congenital, distal, type IIa, Arthrogryposis, distal, type 3, Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, distal, type 2a, Distal arthrogryposis, type 3, DA3, Camptodactyly, cleft palate, and clubfoot, Campodactyly [cleft palate- clubfoot]

Pseudohypoaldosteronism type 2 Source - Diseases Database

Arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, distal, type 2A, Camptodactyly, cleft palate and clubfoot, DA3, Distal arthrogryposis, type 3
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Gordon Syndrome: Related Conditions

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