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Strudwick syndrome

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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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
  • more complications...»

Causes of Strudwick syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Strudwick syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Strudwick syndrome

Strudwick syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Strudwick syndrome

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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 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 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 more »

Strudwick syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Strudwick syndrome

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Prognosis for Strudwick syndrome

Prognosis for Strudwick syndrome: increased risk of death in children

Statistics for Strudwick syndrome

Strudwick syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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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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