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Introduction: Acheiropodia

Description of Acheiropodia

Acheiropodia (medical condition): A rare birth defect where infants are born without hands or feet....more »

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Acheiropodia: Rare congenital defect where hands and feet are missing.

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Acheiropodia: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Acheiropodia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Acheiropodia, or a subtype of Acheiropodia, 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 if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Acheiropodia as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Acheiropodia as a Disease

Acheiropodia (medical condition): See Acheiropodia (disease information).
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Acheiropodia: Related Diseases

Acheiropodia: Acheiropodia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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