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Parry-Romberg syndrome

Introduction: Parry-Romberg syndrome

Description of Parry-Romberg syndrome

Parry-Romberg syndrome (medical condition): Wasting away of one side of the face....more »

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Parry-Romberg syndrome: A syndrome characterized by slowly progressive unilateral atrophy of facial subcutaneous fat, muscle tissue, skin, cartilage, and bone. The condition typically progresses over a period of 2-10 years and then stabilizes.
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Parry-Romberg syndrome: Rare Disease

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

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

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Parry-Romberg syndrome as a "rare disease".

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Parry-Romberg syndrome as a Disease

Parry-Romberg syndrome (medical condition): See Parry Romberg Syndrome (disease information).
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Parry-Romberg syndrome: Related Diseases

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

Parry-Romberg syndrome: Article Excerpts

Parry-Romberg syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by atrophy (wasting away) of the tissue on one side of the face. The... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Parry Romberg Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

Parry-Romberg syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by atrophy (wasting away) of the tissue on one side... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Parry Romberg Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

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