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What is Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis?

What is Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis?

  • Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: A rare inherited disease involving tumor-like deposits of a substance called hyaline in body tissues such as skin, gums, joints and bones. Hyalin is a collagen-like substance made by cells in the connective tissue.

Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis, or a subtype of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: Introduction

Types of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis:

Broader types of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis:

How serious is Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis?

Prognosis of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: joint contractures can be disabling and tumors can recur after removal
Complications of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see complications of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

What causes Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis?

Causes of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see causes of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

What are the symptoms of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis?

Symptoms of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see symptoms of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

Complications of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see complications of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis.
Treatments for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see treatments for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis
Research for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: see research for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

Name and Aliases of Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

Main name of condition: Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis

Other names or spellings for Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis:

Murray-Puretic-Drescher syndrome, puretic syndrome, Murray syndrome, Fibromatosis Juvenile hyaline, Hyaline Fibromatosis Juvenile

Puretic syndrome, Systemic hyalinosis Source - Diseases Database

Fibromatosis Juvenile hyaline, Hyaline Fibromatosis Juvenile
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis: Related Conditions

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