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SCARF syndrome

SCARF syndrome: Introduction

SCARF syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by skeletal abnormalities, loose skin, premature fusion of skull bones, ambiguous genitalia, psychomotor retardation and facial abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of SCARF syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of SCARF syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with SCARF syndrome?

Causes of SCARF syndrome

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SCARF syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and SCARF syndrome

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SCARF syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: SCARF syndrome

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SCARF syndrome: Animations

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SCARF syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of SCARF syndrome:

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

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More information about SCARF syndrome

  1. SCARF syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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