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Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome

Introduction: Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome

Description of Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome (medical condition): A rare genetic disorder characterized by distinctive facial features...more »

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Kabuki syndrome:
  »Introduction: Kabuki syndrome
  »Symptoms of Kabuki syndrome

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: A multiple abnormality syndrome marked by characteristic facies with long palpebral fissures with eversion of the lower eyelids similar to the make-up of actors of Kabuki, a traditional Japanese theatrical form. Additional cardinal features include skeletal defects, abnormal dermatoglyphics, mental retardation, and postnatal growth deficiency. Less commonly occurring are visceral defects, susceptibility to infection, and premature breast development in girls.
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Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Related Topics

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Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Rare Disease

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

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

Source - Orphanet

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome as a Disease

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Another name for Kabuki syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Kabuki syndrome
  »Symptoms of Kabuki syndrome

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Related Diseases

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome (Kabuki syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome incude:

Niikawa-Kuroki syndrome: Related Disease Topics

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