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Froelich syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Adiposodysgenesis
  • Adiposogenital dystrophy
  • Babinski-Froelich syndrome
  • Froehlich syndrome
  • Froelich's adiposity
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Tests & Diagnosis

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How might Froelich syndrome be diagnosed?

Diagnosis of Froelich syndrome may be difficult and requires cautious and thoughtful clinical examination, testing urine for low levels of pituitary hormones, and likely other additional tests before a definitive diagnosis of Froehlich syndrome can be made.[1]
Last updated: 9/15/2010

  1. Froelich syndrome. National Organization for Rare Disorders. Accessed 9/15/2010.