Phocomelia syndrome: Introduction
Phocomelia syndrome: A rare condition involving a range severe birth defects that can occur genetically, spontaneously or due to use of certain drugs such as thalidomides during pregnancy.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Phocomelia syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Phocomelia syndrome
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symptoms of Phocomelia syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Phocomelia syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Phocomelia syndrome?
Causes of Phocomelia syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Phocomelia syndrome
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Phocomelia syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Phocomelia syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
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Phocomelia syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Phocomelia syndrome
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Phocomelia syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Phocomelia syndrome
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