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Diseases » Meinecke syndrome » Summary

What is Meinecke syndrome?

What is Meinecke syndrome?

  • Meinecke syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation and short broad thumbs.

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

Meinecke syndrome: Introduction

Types of Meinecke syndrome:

Broader types of Meinecke syndrome:

What causes Meinecke syndrome?

Causes of Meinecke syndrome: see causes of Meinecke syndrome

What are the symptoms of Meinecke syndrome?

Symptoms of Meinecke syndrome: see symptoms of Meinecke syndrome

Meinecke syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Meinecke syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Meinecke syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Meinecke syndrome

Main name of condition: Meinecke syndrome

Other names or spellings for Meinecke syndrome:

mental retardation [short broad thumbs]

Meinecke syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Meinecke syndrome:


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