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Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: Introduction

Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by kinky hair, tooth enamel and bone abnormalities. There are two different subtypes with type I being distinguished from type II by the presence of a small head and increased density in the long bones. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

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Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: Deaths

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Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

Misdiagnosis and Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African Americans. Some of more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome

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Definitions of Tricho-dento-osseous syndrome:

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


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