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Parastremmatic dwarfism

Parastremmatic dwarfism: Introduction

Parastremmatic dwarfism: A rare disorder characterized by severe dwarfism, kyphoscoliosis, contractures of the large joints and twisted and bowed limb bones. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Parastremmatic dwarfism is available below.

Symptoms of Parastremmatic dwarfism

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Parastremmatic dwarfism: Complications

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Causes of Parastremmatic dwarfism

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Disease Topics Related To Parastremmatic dwarfism

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Parastremmatic dwarfism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Parastremmatic dwarfism

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Hospitals & Clinics: Parastremmatic dwarfism

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Definitions of Parastremmatic dwarfism:

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

Related Parastremmatic dwarfism Info

More information about Parastremmatic dwarfism

  1. Parastremmatic dwarfism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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