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What does MDS Stand for?

MDS stands for Miller-Dieker Syndrome. Miller-Dieker syndrome is a rare congenital developmental disorder of the brain and causes serious damage to the brain structure. Miller-Dieker syndrome is caused by a genetic defect. The disease is incurable and requires lifelong and loving care. What...

What does CD Stand for?

CD stands for Craniodiaphyseal dysplasia. Craniodiaphyseal dysplasia is a congenital skeletal disorder associated with hyperostosis and sclerosis of the facial skeleton. The cause is a genetic mutation of the bone structure-inhibiting genes. Therapy is symptomatic and focuses on stopping the progression of...