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MRKH syndrome

MRKH syndrome: Introduction

MRKH syndrome: A syndrome characterized mainly by the failure of the uterus and most of the upper vagina to develop during the fetal stage. Females tend to develop secondary sexual characteristics with functioning ovaries but don't menstruate. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of MRKH syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of MRKH syndrome

  • Underdeveloped or absent uterus
  • Underdeveloped or absent upper portion of vagina
  • Abnormally developed mullerian duct derivatives
  • Lack of menstruation
  • Difficulty engaging in sexual intercourse
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for MRKH syndrome

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Causes of MRKH syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of MRKH syndrome

MRKH syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and MRKH syndrome

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Hospitals & Clinics: MRKH syndrome

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MRKH syndrome: Rare Types

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MRKH syndrome: Animations

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Definitions of MRKH syndrome:

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

Related MRKH syndrome Info

More information about MRKH syndrome

  1. MRKH syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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