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What is Maghazaji syndrome?

What is Maghazaji syndrome?

  • Maghazaji syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by enlargement of some fingers as well as the underdevelopment of the lower half of one side of the face.

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

Maghazaji syndrome: Introduction

Types of Maghazaji syndrome:

Broader types of Maghazaji syndrome:

What causes Maghazaji syndrome?

Causes of Maghazaji syndrome: see causes of Maghazaji syndrome

What are the symptoms of Maghazaji syndrome?

Symptoms of Maghazaji syndrome: see symptoms of Maghazaji syndrome

Maghazaji syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Maghazaji syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Maghazaji syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Maghazaji syndrome.
Treatments for Maghazaji syndrome: see treatments for Maghazaji syndrome

Name and Aliases of Maghazaji syndrome

Main name of condition: Maghazaji syndrome

Other names or spellings for Maghazaji syndrome:

hemifacial microsomia with partial congenital gigantism

Hemifacial microsomia with congenital partial gigantism
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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