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Cohen syndrome

Introduction: Cohen syndrome

Description of Cohen syndrome

Cohen syndrome (medical condition): A rare genetic disorder characterized by reduced...more »

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Cohen syndrome: Obesity and hypotonia in association with delayed mental development, characteristic facies, and slender hands and feet. The syndrome is divided into two forms: one which is manifested by the symptoms as outlined by Cohen and the other characterized by chorioretinal dystrophy, leukopenia, and lack of obesity, known as the Norio syndrome. The syndrome is sometimes is referred to as the Pepper syndrome after the affected family. Mirhosseini-Holmes-Walton and Cohen syndrome share many common characteristics
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Cohen syndrome: Related Topics

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Cohen syndrome: Rare Disease

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

Cohen syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Cohen syndrome, or a subtype of Cohen syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Cohen syndrome as a "rare disease".

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Cohen syndrome as a Disease

Cohen syndrome (medical condition): See Cohen Syndrome (disease information).
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  »Symptoms of Cohen Syndrome

Cohen syndrome: Related Diseases

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