Nievergelt syndrome: Introduction
Nievergelt syndrome: A rare inherited bone disease which causes abnormalities in the lower leg and lower arm bones as well as dwarfism and digit anomalies.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Nievergelt syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Nievergelt syndrome
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symptoms of Nievergelt syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Nievergelt syndrome?
Nievergelt syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Nievergelt syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Nievergelt syndrome
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Nievergelt syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Nievergelt syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal itch ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain,...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine...read more »
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Nievergelt syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Definitions of Nievergelt syndrome:
Nievergelt syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Nievergelt syndrome, or a subtype of Nievergelt 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 Nievergelt syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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