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Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome

Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome: Introduction

Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by accelerated growth and other defects. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome is available below.

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Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome

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Definitions of Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome:

An encephalo-tropho-schisis syndrome with pre- or postnatal overgrowth, coarse ("bulldog-like") facies with protruding jaw and tongue, occasional mental retardation, and congenital abnormalities of the extremities and other parts with variable expression. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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

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More information about Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome

  1. Simpson-Golabi-Behmel syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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