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Kniest dysplasia

Kniest dysplasia: Introduction

Kniest dysplasia: A rare genetic bone growth disorder characterized by dwarfism, enlarged joints and facial deformities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Kniest dysplasia is available below.

Symptoms of Kniest dysplasia

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Kniest dysplasia: Deaths

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Kniest dysplasia: Complications

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Causes of Kniest dysplasia

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Disease Topics Related To Kniest dysplasia

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Kniest dysplasia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Kniest dysplasia

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Definitions of Kniest dysplasia:

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

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More information about Kniest dysplasia

  1. Kniest dysplasia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
  8. Complications

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