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What is Nager Syndrome?

What is Nager Syndrome?

  • Nager Syndrome: A congenital defect syndrome.
  • Nager Syndrome: A rare syndrome combining the features of mandibulofacial dysostosis (severe micrognathia with malar hypoplasia) with limb abnormalities absence of the radius, radioulnar synostosis, and hypoplasia or absence of the thumbs). A few patients exhibit mental retardation.
    Source - Diseases Database

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

Nager Syndrome: Introduction

Types of Nager Syndrome:

Broader types of Nager Syndrome:

How serious is Nager Syndrome?

Complications of Nager Syndrome: see complications of Nager Syndrome

What causes Nager Syndrome?

Causes of Nager Syndrome: see causes of Nager Syndrome

What are the symptoms of Nager Syndrome?

Symptoms of Nager Syndrome: see symptoms of Nager Syndrome

Complications of Nager Syndrome: see complications of Nager Syndrome

Nager Syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Nager Syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Nager Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Nager Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Nager Syndrome.
Treatments for Nager Syndrome: see treatments for Nager Syndrome
Research for Nager Syndrome: see research for Nager Syndrome

Name and Aliases of Nager Syndrome

Main name of condition: Nager Syndrome

Other names or spellings for Nager Syndrome:

Nager acrofacial dysostosis Source - Diseases Database

Preaxial acrofacial dysostosis, Acrofacial dysostosis, Nager type, AFD 1, AFD, Nager type, Mandibulofacial dysostosis, Treacher Collins type, with limb anomalies
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Nager Syndrome: Related Conditions

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