Turner Kieser Syndrome

It is feasible that the major title of the record Nail Patella Syndrome is not the name you got. Kindly examine the basic synonyms detailing to locate the alternative name(s) and also condition class(s) covered by this record.

Basic synonyms

  • Fong Disease
  • Onychoosteodysplasia
  • NPS
  • Turner-Kieser Syndrome
  • Genetic Onychoosteodysplasia (HOOD)

Condition Subdivisions

  • None

General Discussion
Nail-patella disorder (NPS) is an unusual congenital disease that is generally noticeable at birth or throughout very early youth. The signs as well as physical attributes connected with NPS might differ, unique irregularities have a tendency to consist of incorrect growth (dysplasia) of the nails as well as finger nails; lack (aplasia) and/or underdevelopment (hypoplasia) of the knee caps (knees); underdevelopment of specific bones and/or webbing of skin at the bend of the arm joint(s); and/or unusual forecasts of bone from the top (remarkable) section of both sides of the hipbone (reciprocal iliac horns).

Without suitable therapy, the steady rise in fluid stress could create raised constricting of aesthetic areas and also ultimate loss of sight. Various other eye (ocular) problems could additionally be connected with NPS.

Around 30 to 40 percent of people with NPS might additionally create irregularities in kidney feature (nephropathy) that might appear throughout youth or later on in life. Nail-patella Syndrome is acquired as an autosomal leading characteristic.

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