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Opsismodysplasia: Introduction

Opsismodysplasia: A rare disorder where abnormal bone development results in skeletal abnormalities such as short stature, short limbs and facial abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Opsismodysplasia is available below.

Symptoms of Opsismodysplasia

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Opsismodysplasia?

Opsismodysplasia: Complications

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Causes of Opsismodysplasia

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Less Common Symptoms of Opsismodysplasia

Opsismodysplasia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Opsismodysplasia

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Opsismodysplasia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Opsismodysplasia

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Prognosis for Opsismodysplasia

Prognosis for Opsismodysplasia: death within a few years

Statistics for Opsismodysplasia

Opsismodysplasia: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Opsismodysplasia:

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

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More information about Opsismodysplasia

  1. Opsismodysplasia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
  8. Prognosis

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