This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormal fingernail morphology||
Abnormality of the fingernails[ more ]
Lack of sweating
Sweating dysfunction[ more ]
Sparse hair since birth
Excessive sweating of palms and soles
Thickening of palms and soles
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
Tooth decay[ more ]
Failure of development of between one and six teeth
|Sensorineural hearing impairment||0000407|
Open skin sore
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormality of the gingiva||
Abnormality of the gums
|Abnormality of the tongue||
Tongue abnormality[ more ]
Sweating, increased[ more ]
|Neoplasm of the skin||
Tumor of the skin[ more ]
|Opacification of the corneal stroma||0007759|
Breakdown of bone
|Percent of people who have these symptoms is not available through HPO|
Flexed joint that cannot be straightened
Atypical nail growth
Poor nail formation
Skin itching[ more ]
Thickened, discolored skin under nail
Making a diagnosis for a genetic or rare disease can often be challenging. Healthcare professionals typically look at a person’s medical history, symptoms, physical exam, and laboratory test results in order to make a diagnosis. The following resources provide information relating to diagnosis and testing for this condition. If you have questions about getting a diagnosis, you should contact a healthcare professional.
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