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What is Opitz G Syndrome?

What is Opitz G Syndrome?

  • Opitz G Syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by defects along the midline of the body. The type and severity of symptoms can vary considerably. There are two subtypes of the disorder: one is inherited in a X-linked manner and the other is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner. Females with the X-linked form of the condition tend to have few symptoms and often only have wide set eyes.

Opitz G Syndrome: Introduction

Types of Opitz G Syndrome:

Broader types of Opitz G Syndrome:

How serious is Opitz G Syndrome?

Prognosis of Opitz G Syndrome: The prognosis varies depending on the type and severity of the symptoms which can vary considerably amongst patients. Prognosis and quality of life can be improved by appropriate treatment and monitoring. Most patients have a normal life span and normal growth.
Complications of Opitz G Syndrome: see complications of Opitz G Syndrome

What causes Opitz G Syndrome?

Causes of Opitz G Syndrome: see causes of Opitz G Syndrome

What are the symptoms of Opitz G Syndrome?

Symptoms of Opitz G Syndrome: see symptoms of Opitz G Syndrome

Complications of Opitz G Syndrome: see complications of Opitz G Syndrome

Opitz G Syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Opitz G Syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Opitz G Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Opitz G Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Opitz G Syndrome.
Treatments for Opitz G Syndrome: see treatments for Opitz G Syndrome

Name of Opitz G Syndrome

Main name of condition: Opitz G Syndrome


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