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McGillivray syndrome

McGillivray syndrome: Introduction

McGillivray syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by heart defects, skull and facial abnormalities and ambiguous genitalia. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of McGillivray syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of McGillivray syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with McGillivray syndrome?

Causes of McGillivray syndrome

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McGillivray syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and McGillivray syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It 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 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 undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be considered 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 a 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" more »

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

McGillivray syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: McGillivray syndrome

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McGillivray syndrome: Rare Types

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McGillivray syndrome: Animations

Statistics for McGillivray syndrome

McGillivray syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of McGillivray syndrome:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list McGillivray syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related McGillivray syndrome Info

More information about McGillivray syndrome

  1. McGillivray syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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