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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Nail-patella syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • NPS 1
  • Onychoosteodysplasia
  • Turner-Kieser syndrome
  • Fong disease
  • Osteo-Onychodysplasia
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Your Questions Answered


3 question(s) from the public on this disease have been answered. Submit a new question.
  • I have two children affected by nail-patella syndrome. Would physiotherapy help stabilize their joints? Click here for answer

  • 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? Click here for answer

  • I have nail-patella syndrome. Can you tell me if the risk for pre-eclampsia in pregnancy is increased significantly for a woman over the age of 35? This will be my second pregnancy and I did not have any issues with my first child except for a minimal amount of proteinuria at 20 weeks. Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • NPS 1
  • Onychoosteodysplasia
  • Turner-Kieser syndrome
  • Fong disease
  • 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.