Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Introduction
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: A rare disorder characterized by very short stature, cor-pulmonale (failure of the right side of the heart) and excess amino acids in the urine due to kidney dysfunction.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
See full list of 12
symptoms of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome?
Causes of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Read more about causes of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome.
Disease Topics Related To Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome:
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Rowley-Rosenberg 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...read more »
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity....read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a...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...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...read more »
Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical
condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be
misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Cholesterol Specialists:
- Cardiac (Heart) Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Animations
More Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome animations & videos
Prognosis for Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Prognosis for Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome:
death by 12 years in severe cases and normal life in mild cases
More about prognosis of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Statistics for Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Definitions of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome:
Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome, or a subtype of Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Contents for Rowley-Rosenberg syndrome: