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Manouvrier syndrome

Manouvrier syndrome: Introduction

Manouvrier syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the failure of the lungs to develop fully, heart defects and thumb abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Manouvrier syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Manouvrier syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Manouvrier syndrome?

Manouvrier syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Manouvrier syndrome

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Manouvrier syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Manouvrier syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early. more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Manouvrier syndrome

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Manouvrier syndrome: Rare Types

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Manouvrier syndrome: Animations

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Definitions of Manouvrier syndrome:

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


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