Neonatal progeroid syndrome
Other Names for this Disease
- Wiedemann-Rautenstrauch syndrome
- Progeroid syndrome neonatal
- Wiedemann Rautenstrauch syndrome
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Because neonatal progeroid syndrome affects many different systems of the body, medical management is often provided by a team of doctors and other healthcare professionals. Treatment varies based on the signs and symptoms present in each person. For example, a feeding tube may be recommended in infants with feeding difficulties who have trouble putting on weight.
Last updated: 4/15/2015
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