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What is some information about apert syndrome disease?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Website

http://www.ccakids.com/ is the website for the children's craniofacial association, where you can find answers about apert's syndrome.
Surgery is done by a skilled team, like that led by dr. Doumit at cleveland clinic.

In brief: Website

http://www.ccakids.com/ is the website for the children's craniofacial association, where you can find answers about apert's syndrome.
Surgery is done by a skilled team, like that led by dr. Doumit at cleveland clinic.
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics

In brief: Genetic disease

Apert's syndrome is a rare genetic disorder caused by a gene mutation.
Skull & facial bones r effected & often require extensive cranial facial surgery. Hearing loss, odd fingers/toes, skin problems occur often. Apnea & sinus/ear infections r chronic problems. See nih site for more information. http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/apert-syndrome.

In brief: Genetic disease

Apert's syndrome is a rare genetic disorder caused by a gene mutation.
Skull & facial bones r effected & often require extensive cranial facial surgery. Hearing loss, odd fingers/toes, skin problems occur often. Apnea & sinus/ear infections r chronic problems. See nih site for more information. http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/apert-syndrome.
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