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Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome: Introduction

Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome: A syndrome characterised by the partial deletion of the short arm of chromosome 4. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

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Causes of Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

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Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Wolf-Hirschorn 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 more »

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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 »

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Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome

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Definitions of Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome:

Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome, or a subtype of Wolf-Hirschorn syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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