Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Diseases » Rud Syndrome » Summary
 

What is Rud Syndrome?

What is Rud Syndrome?

  • Rud Syndrome: A condition characterized by ichthyosis, epilepsy, short stature, hypogonadism and severe mental retardation.
  • Rud Syndrome: Ichthyosis (usually present from infancy), mental retardation, epileptic seizures, hypogonadism with eunuchoid appearance, and occasional short stature. The male/female ratio is 2:1.
    Source - Diseases Database

Rud Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rud Syndrome, or a subtype of Rud Syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Rud Syndrome: Introduction

Types of Rud Syndrome:

Broader types of Rud Syndrome:

Who gets Rud Syndrome?

Gender Ratio for Rud Syndrome: male:female 2:1

How serious is Rud Syndrome?

Prognosis of Rud Syndrome: poor
Complications of Rud Syndrome: see complications of Rud Syndrome

What causes Rud Syndrome?

Causes of Rud Syndrome: see causes of Rud Syndrome

What are the symptoms of Rud Syndrome?

Symptoms of Rud Syndrome: see symptoms of Rud Syndrome

Complications of Rud Syndrome: see complications of Rud Syndrome

Onset of Rud Syndrome: infancy

Rud Syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Rud Syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Rud Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Rud Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Rud Syndrome.
Treatments for Rud Syndrome: see treatments for Rud Syndrome
Research for Rud Syndrome: see research for Rud Syndrome

Name and Aliases of Rud Syndrome

Main name of condition: Rud Syndrome

Other names or spellings for Rud Syndrome:

dwarfism, ichthyosiform erythroderma, mental deficiency, ichthyosis, neurologic disorder, hypogonadism, Dwarfism ichthyosiform erythroderma mental deficiency syndrome, Ichthyosis hypogonadism mental retardation epilepsy syndrome, Ichthyosis male hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis mental retardation-epilepsy hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis oligophrenia epilepsy syndrome, Neuroichthyosis hypogonadism syndrome

Dwarfism ichthyosiform erythroderma mental deficiency syndrome, Ichthyosis hypogonadism mental retardation epilepsy syndrome, Ichthyosis male hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis mental retardation-epilepsy hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis oligophrenia epilepsy syndrome, Neuroichthyosis hypogonadism syndrome, Dwarfism ichthyosiform erythroderma mental deficiency syndrome, Ichthyosis hypogonadism mental retardation epilepsy syndrome, Ichthyosis male hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis mental retardation-epilepsy hypogonadism syndrome, Ichthyosis oligophrenia epilepsy syndrome, Neuroichthyosis hypogonadism syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Rud Syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Rud Syndrome:

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise