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Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia: Introduction

Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia: A rare genetic disorder where abnormal bone growth causes hearing loss, skeletal abnormalities and characteristic facial features. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia is available below.

Symptoms of Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

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Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia: Complications

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Causes of Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
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Misdiagnosis and Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

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Prognosis for Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

Prognosis for Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia: severe, progressive deafness and short stature, adults 120 cm

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Definitions of Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia:

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

Related Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia Info

More information about Otospondylomegaepiphyseal dysplasia

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

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