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Spranger syndrome

Spranger syndrome: Introduction

Spranger syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by dwarfism and an unusually pleasant, happy face as well as other abnormalities involving the hands and feet. The condition involves localized accumulations of mucopolysaccharides in the liver, trachea and cardiovascular system cartilage. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Spranger syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Spranger syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Spranger syndrome?

Causes of Spranger syndrome

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Spranger syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Spranger 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 absent symptoms. Although the more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to 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 more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar seek help from more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause 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 more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of more »

Spranger syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Spranger syndrome

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Spranger syndrome: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Spranger syndrome

Prognosis for Spranger syndrome: poor, infant death frequent

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More information about Spranger syndrome

  1. Spranger syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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