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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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Your Question

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?

Our Answer

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Does a diagnosis of nail patella syndrome increase the risk for a miscarriage?

Based on a comprehensive review of the literature, there appears to be no indication that the risk for miscarriage is increased for individuals with a diagnosis of nail patella syndrome. [1] [2] [3] [4]
Last updated: 5/24/2011

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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.