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Introduction: PKS

Description of PKS

PKS (medical condition): A rare genetic disorder due to tetrasomy of the 12th...more »

See also:

Pallister-Killian Syndrome:
  »Introduction: Pallister-Killian Syndrome
  »Symptoms of Pallister-Killian Syndrome
  »Treatments for Pallister-Killian Syndrome

PKS: Rare Disease

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

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

PKS as a Disease

PKS: Another name for Pallister-Killian Syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pallister-Killian Syndrome
  »Symptoms of Pallister-Killian Syndrome
  »Treatments for Pallister-Killian Syndrome

PKS: Related Diseases

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

Symptoms of PKS (Pallister-Killian Syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of PKS incude:

Treatments for PKS (Pallister-Killian Syndrome)

Treatments for PKS (Pallister-Killian Syndrome) include:

  • Treatment is aimed at managing symptoms as they arise as well as counseling. The severity of the condition varies amongst individuals with some dying during infancy and others living to adulthood. Some die before birth or soon after. Those that do survive are usually unable to live independently as adults

Treatment of PKS: For more treatment information about PKS, see treatment of Pallister-Killian Syndrome (PKS)

PKS: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to PKS:

Terms associated with PKS:

Terms Similar to PKS:

Source - NIH

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