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What is Nakajo syndrome?

What is Nakajo syndrome?

  • Nakajo syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by skin problems, various head anomalies and loss of fat in parts of the body.

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

Nakajo syndrome: Introduction

Types of Nakajo syndrome:

Broader types of Nakajo syndrome:

What causes Nakajo syndrome?

Causes of Nakajo syndrome: see causes of Nakajo syndrome

What are the symptoms of Nakajo syndrome?

Symptoms of Nakajo syndrome: see symptoms of Nakajo syndrome

Nakajo syndrome: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Nakajo syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Nakajo syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Nakajo syndrome.
Treatments for Nakajo syndrome: see treatments for Nakajo syndrome

Name and Aliases of Nakajo syndrome

Main name of condition: Nakajo syndrome

Other names or spellings for Nakajo syndrome:

nodular erythema [digital changes], Nodular erythema digital changes

Nodular erythema digital changes
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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