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Rombo syndrome

Rombo syndrome: Introduction

Rombo syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by hair anomalies and skin problems. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rombo syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Rombo syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Rombo syndrome?

Rombo syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Rombo syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Rombo syndrome

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Rombo syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rombo syndrome

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go 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. 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. Some of more »

Rombo syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rombo syndrome

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Rombo syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Rombo syndrome

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Rombo syndrome: Animations

Research about Rombo syndrome

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Statistics for Rombo syndrome

Rombo syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Rombo syndrome:

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


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