Fryns syndrome: General Information

Names and Terminology for Fryns syndrome

Other Names for This Condition

Source: GHR (NLM/NIH)1

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Other Names: Moerman Van den berghe Fryns syndrome; FRNS; Diaphragmatic hernia, abnormal face, and distal limb anomalies

Source: GARD (NIH)2

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Synonyms

Diaphragmatic hernia, abnormal face, and distal limb anomalies ; Moerman Van den berghe Fryns syndrome

Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)3

Categories for Fryns syndrome

Categories: Congenital and Genetic Diseases; Digestive Diseases; Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases; Congenital and Genetic Diseases; Digestive Diseases; Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases; Mouth Diseases; Nervous System Diseases

Source: GARD (NIH)4

Categories

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Prevalence of Fryns syndrome

Frequency

The worldwide incidence of Fryns syndrome is unknown. More than 50 affected individuals have been reported in the medical literature. Studies suggest that Fryns syndrome occurs in 1.3 to 10 percent of all cases of congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Source: GHR (NLM/NIH)7

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References

  1. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ fryns-syndrome
  2. Source: GARD (NIH): rarediseases.info.nih.gov/ diseases/ 3699/ fryns-syndrome
  3. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C0220730/ 
  4. Source: GARD (NIH): rarediseases.info.nih.gov/ diseases/ 3699/ fryns-syndrome
  5. Source: Monarch Initiative
  6. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  7. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ fryns-syndrome

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