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What is Mende syndrome?

What is Mende syndrome?

  • Mende syndrome: A rare condition characterized by congenital deafness, mutism, partial albinism and a mongoloid face as well as other anomalies.

Mende syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Mende syndrome, or a subtype of Mende syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mende syndrome: Introduction

Types of Mende syndrome:

Broader types of Mende syndrome:

What causes Mende syndrome?

Causes of Mende syndrome: see causes of Mende syndrome

What are the symptoms of Mende syndrome?

Symptoms of Mende syndrome: see symptoms of Mende syndrome

Mende syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mende syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mende syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name and Aliases of Mende syndrome

Main name of condition: Mende syndrome

Other names or spellings for Mende syndrome:

Ptosis-Epicanthus Syndrome, Van der Hoeve Halbertsma Waardenburg Gualdi Syndrome, Waardenburg syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mende syndrome: Related Conditions

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