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Nail patella syndrome


Other Names for this Disease

  • Arthro-Onychodysplasia
  • Fong disease
  • NPS 1
  • Onychoosteodysplasia
  • Osteo-Onychodysplasia
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  • I have two children affected by nail patella syndrome. Would physiotherapy help stabilize their joints? Click here for answer

  • I have had one previous full term pregnancy without complications but recently miscarried at 10 weeks.  Would my diagnosis of nail patella syndrome increase my risk for a miscarriage? Click here for answer

  • I have nail patella syndrome. Can you tell me if the risk for pre-eclampsia in pregnancy is increased significantly for a woman over the age of 35? This will be my second pregnancy and I did not have any issues with my first child except for a minimal amount of proteinuria at 20 weeks. Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Arthro-Onychodysplasia
  • Fong disease
  • NPS 1
  • Onychoosteodysplasia
  • Osteo-Onychodysplasia
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.