Rodrigues blindness: Introduction
Rodrigues blindness: A rare disorder characterized by severe eye malformations, short stature and hair and dental anomalies.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Rodrigues blindness is available below.
Symptoms of Rodrigues blindness
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symptoms of Rodrigues blindness
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Rodrigues blindness:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Rodrigues blindness?
Rodrigues blindness: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Rodrigues blindness
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Rodrigues blindness: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
- Vision & Eye: serious diseases often undiagnosed:
- Child Health Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
- more undiagnosed conditions...»
Misdiagnosis and Rodrigues blindness
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...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 fatal...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 pressure can simply...read more »
Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of
extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed
as alopecia totalis.
Researchers estimate that about 1 per 100 diagnoses of...read more »
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average
percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans....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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Rodrigues blindness: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Face / Facial / Oral Health Specialists:
- Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
- more specialists...»
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Hospitals & Clinics: Rodrigues blindness
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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Rodrigues blindness: Animations
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Rodrigues blindness: Broader Related Topics
Types of Rodrigues blindness
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Definitions of Rodrigues blindness:
Rodrigues blindness is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Rodrigues blindness, or a subtype of Rodrigues blindness,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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