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What is 3-M Syndrome?

What is 3-M Syndrome?

  • 3-M Syndrome: A rare genetic condition which is characterized by distinctive physical features and severe growth retardation that starts during the fetal stage. Intelligence is not affected.

3-M Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that 3-M Syndrome, or a subtype of 3-M 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 3-M Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

3-M Syndrome: Introduction

Types of 3-M Syndrome:

Broader types of 3-M Syndrome:

How serious is 3-M Syndrome?

Complications of 3-M Syndrome: see complications of 3-M Syndrome

What causes 3-M Syndrome?

Causes of 3-M Syndrome: see causes of 3-M Syndrome

What are the symptoms of 3-M Syndrome?

Symptoms of 3-M Syndrome: see symptoms of 3-M Syndrome

Complications of 3-M Syndrome: see complications of 3-M Syndrome

3-M Syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for 3-M Syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and 3-M Syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for 3-M Syndrome: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for 3-M Syndrome.
Treatments for 3-M Syndrome: see treatments for 3-M Syndrome

Name and Aliases of 3-M Syndrome

Main name of condition: 3-M Syndrome

Other names or spellings for 3-M Syndrome:

Three M syndrome, Dolichospondylic dysplasia, Dolicospondylic dysplasia

Three M syndrome Source - Diseases Database

Dolichospondylic dysplasia, Three M syndrome
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

3-M Syndrome: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, 3-M Syndrome:


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