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Hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia

Other Names for this Disease
  • Anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
  • Christ-Siemens-Touraine syndrome
  • CST syndrome
  • Ectodermal dysplasia anhidrotic
  • Ectodermal dysplasia, hypohidrotic
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  • Once someone has this condition, is there anything that can be done to correct the problems caused by the genetic mutation? Click here for answer

  • I have this condition and recently have been having symptoms that compare to hypothyroidism. With this condition is hypothyroidism seen very often? I would appreciate any information you could give me relating to hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia with hypothyroidism. Click here for answer

  • Is testing available for hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia? How can I find local specialists? Click here for answer