Opsismodysplasia: A rare disorder where abnormal bone development results in skeletal abnormalities such as short stature, short limbs and facial abnormalities.
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causes, and treatments of Opsismodysplasia is available below.
Symptoms of Opsismodysplasia
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symptoms of Opsismodysplasia
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Opsismodysplasia?
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Causes of Opsismodysplasia
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Less Common Symptoms of Opsismodysplasia
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Opsismodysplasia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Prognosis for Opsismodysplasia
Prognosis for Opsismodysplasia:
death within a few years
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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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