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Metachondromatosis: Introduction

Metachondromatosis: A rare genetic disorder characterized by the development of firm lumps in the hands and feet caused by bony outgrowhts. The growths regress and regrow in an unpredictable pattern. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Metachondromatosis is available below.

Symptoms of Metachondromatosis

Metachondromatosis: Complications

Read more about complications of Metachondromatosis.

Causes of Metachondromatosis

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Prognosis for Metachondromatosis

Prognosis for Metachondromatosis: unpredictable but some cases resolve themselves

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Metachondromatosis: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Metachondromatosis:

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

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  1. Metachondromatosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Complications
  6. Prognosis

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