Friday, June 14, 2024

Children diseases

Trisomy types, causes, symptoms, treatment, prevention, FAQs

Trisomy is a genetic disorder characterized by the presence of an extra chromosome in the cells of the body. This condition can lead to various developmental and medical complications, depending on the specific chromosome involved and the severity of the trisomy.

Edwards syndrome trisomy 18 causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, screening, prevention, FAQ

Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome, named after the British physician John Hilton Edwards, who first described the condition in 1960,  is a genetic condition characterized by the presence of an extra chromosome 18 in some or all of the body's cells.

Adams-Oliver Syndrome (AOS)

Adams-Oliver Syndrome (AOS) is a rare congenital disorder characterized by the combination of aplasia cutis congenita (ACC) and terminal transverse limb defects. Named after...

Prune belly syndrome

Prune Belly Syndrome (PBS), also known as Eagle-Barrett syndrome, is a rare congenital disorder characterized by a triad of abnormalities: deficient development of the...

Kawasaki Disease

Kawasaki disease is a rare condition that primarily affects children under the age of five. It is characterized by inflammation of the blood vessels...

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

ITP or Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura as it is commonly called, is a condition characterized by low blood platelet counts. In order for the blood to...