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What is Miller Syndrome?

What is Miller Syndrome?

  • Miller Syndrome: A syndrome which is characterized by extensive facial and limb defects.
  • Miller Syndrome: Postaxial limb deficiency, and malar hypoplasia, malformed ears, eyelid coloboma, downslanting palpebral fissures, and other variable abnormalities. Mental retardation may be associated.
    Source - Diseases Database

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

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

Miller Syndrome: Introduction

Types of Miller Syndrome:

Broader types of Miller Syndrome:

How serious is Miller Syndrome?

Complications of Miller Syndrome: see complications of Miller Syndrome

What causes Miller Syndrome?

Causes of Miller Syndrome: see causes of Miller Syndrome

What are the symptoms of Miller Syndrome?

Symptoms of Miller Syndrome: see symptoms of Miller Syndrome

Complications of Miller Syndrome: see complications of Miller Syndrome

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Miller Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Miller Syndrome.
Treatments for Miller Syndrome: see treatments for Miller Syndrome
Research for Miller Syndrome: see research for Miller Syndrome

Name and Aliases of Miller Syndrome

Main name of condition: Miller Syndrome

Other names or spellings for Miller Syndrome:

Wildervanck-Smith syndrome, Postaxial acrofacial dysostosis syndrome, Genee-Wiedemann syndrome Source - Diseases Database

Postaxial acrofacial dysostosis (POADS) syndrome, Wildervanck-Smith syndrome, Genée-Wiedemann syndrome, GWAFD, Genée-Wiedemann acrofacial dysostosis
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Miller Syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Miller Syndrome:


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