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Floating-Harbor syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Short stature with delayed bone age, expressive language delay, a triangular face with a prominent nose and deep-set eyes
  • Pelletier-Leisti syndrome
  • FHS
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Treatment

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How might Floating-Harbor syndrome be treated?

Treatment for Floating-Harbor syndrome is symptomatic and supportive. For example, dental problems and cataracts may be surgically corrected and sign language and/or speech therapy may help with delays in expressive language.[1]

Additional management strategies may be obtained from the Floating Harbor Syndrome Support Group at:
http://www.floatingharborsyndromesupport.com/ or 336-492-2641.
Last updated: 5/7/2009

References
  1. Floating Harbor Syndrome Support Group. http://www.floatingharborsyndromesupport.com/. Accessed 5/7/2009.


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Other Names for this Disease
  • Short stature with delayed bone age, expressive language delay, a triangular face with a prominent nose and deep-set eyes
  • Pelletier-Leisti syndrome
  • FHS
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.