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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Progressive hemifacial atrophy


Other Names for this Disease
  • Parry-Romberg syndrome
  • Hemifacial atrophy, progressive
  • Romberg hemi-facial atrophy
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Parry-Romberg syndrome
  • Hemifacial atrophy, progressive
  • Romberg hemi-facial atrophy
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.