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Pfeiffer syndrome

Pfeiffer syndrome: Introduction

Pfeiffer syndrome: A rare genetic disorder where some of the skull bones fuse too early which affects the size and shape of the skull and face. Thumb and toe abnormalities are also present. There are three types of Pfeiffer syndrome with varying degrees of severity. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pfeiffer syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Pfeiffer syndrome

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Pfeiffer syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Pfeiffer syndrome

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Pfeiffer syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Pfeiffer syndrome:

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

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More information about Pfeiffer syndrome

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

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