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Melnick-Fraser syndrome

Introduction: Melnick-Fraser syndrome

Description of Melnick-Fraser syndrome

Melnick-Fraser syndrome (medical condition): A rare genetic disorder characterized by hearing loss and kidney...more »

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  »Symptoms of Melnick-Fraser syndrome

Melnick-Fraser syndrome: An autosomal dominant disorder manifested by various combinations of preauricular pits, branchial fistulae or cysts, lacrimal duct stenosis, hearing loss, structural defects of the outer, middle, or inner ear, and renal dysplasia. Associated defects include asthenic habitus, long narrow facies, constricted palate, deep overbite, and myopia. Hearing loss may be due to Mondini type cochlear defect and stapes fixation. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Syndromes & Eponymic Diseases, 2d ed)
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Melnick-Fraser syndrome: Rare Disease

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

Melnick-Fraser syndrome (medical condition): See Melnick-Fraser syndrome (disease information).
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