Ondine syndrome: Introduction
Ondine syndrome: A rare condition involving defects in the mechanism that control breathing.
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causes, and treatments of Ondine syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Ondine syndrome
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Treatments for Ondine syndrome
- Tracheotomy, mechanical ventilation using ventilator (lifetime treatment), Biphasic Cuirass Ventilation, Phrenic Nerve Pacing or diaphragm pacing
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Ondine syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Ondine syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Ondine syndrome
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Ondine syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Ondine syndrome
RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown
sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is often misdiagnosed.
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Ondine syndrome: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Ondine syndrome
Prognosis for Ondine syndrome:
The death rate can be quite high but appropriate management of the condition can significantly improve long term outcomes. Without treatment, death will occur.
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Definitions of Ondine syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Ondine syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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