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Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus

Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus: Introduction

Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the absence of an anal opening, spine defects and omphalocele (abdominal organ protruding from the belly button). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus is available below.

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Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome,...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable...read more »

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Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus: Rare Types

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Definitions of Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus:

Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus, or a subtype of Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus, 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 Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus Info

More information about Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus

  1. Omphalocele -- exstrophy -- imperforate anus: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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