Strudwick syndrome: Introduction
Strudwick syndrome: An inherited bone growth disorder characterized by short stature, bone abnormalities and vision problems. The bone abnormalities are due to a genetic mutation that affects the development of bone and connective tissue.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Strudwick syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Strudwick syndrome
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symptoms of Strudwick syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Strudwick syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Strudwick syndrome?
Strudwick syndrome: Deaths
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Strudwick syndrome: Complications
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- Severe scoliosis
- Episodic polyarthritis in early adulthood
- Cord compression in early adulthood
- Premature osteoarthritis
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Causes of Strudwick syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Strudwick syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Strudwick syndrome
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Strudwick syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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- Vision & Eye: serious diseases often undiagnosed:
- Child Health Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
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Misdiagnosis and Strudwick 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 most common symptoms are...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 be diagnosed with fatal...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" around the arm to measure blood pressure can...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 misdiagnosis of...read more »
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Prognosis for Strudwick syndrome
Prognosis for Strudwick syndrome:
increased risk of death in children
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Statistics for Strudwick syndrome
Strudwick syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Strudwick syndrome
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Definitions of Strudwick syndrome:
Strudwick syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Strudwick syndrome, or a subtype of Strudwick syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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