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Madelung's disease

Madelung's disease: Introduction

Madelung's disease: A rare disorder involving defective fat metabolism which leads to a buildup of fat deposits in neck and shoulder area. Mainly occurs in male alcoholics. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Madelung's disease is available below.

Symptoms of Madelung's disease

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Madelung's disease: Deaths

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Causes of Madelung's disease

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Madelung's disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Madelung's disease: Rare Types

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Definitions of Madelung's disease:

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

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More information about Madelung's disease

  1. Madelung's disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths

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