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What is Mietens syndrome?

What is Mietens syndrome?

  • Mietens syndrome: A rare condition characterized by short stature, short forearms, dislocated radius, strabismus and mental retardation.

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

Mietens syndrome: Introduction

Types of Mietens syndrome:

Broader types of Mietens syndrome:

What causes Mietens syndrome?

Causes of Mietens syndrome: see causes of Mietens syndrome

What are the symptoms of Mietens syndrome?

Symptoms of Mietens syndrome: see symptoms of Mietens syndrome

Can anyone else get Mietens syndrome?

More information: see contagiousness of Mietens syndrome
Inheritance: see inheritance of Mietens syndrome

Mietens syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mietens syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mietens syndrome.

How is it treated?

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

Name of Mietens syndrome

Main name of condition: Mietens syndrome

Mietens syndrome: Related Conditions

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


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