What is another word for Noonan Syndrome?
3 synonyms found
[ nˈuːnən sˈɪndɹə͡ʊm], [ nˈuːnən sˈɪndɹəʊm], [ n_ˈuː_n_ə_n s_ˈɪ_n_d_ɹ_əʊ_m]
Noonan Syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that affects multiple body systems. Individuals with Noonan Syndrome often experience distinctive facial features, including a webbed neck and widely spaced eyes, as well as developmental delays and heart defects. Alternative terms used to describe this condition include Noonan's Syndrome, NS, and Noonan-Klint Syndrome. The condition is sometimes confused with other genetic disorders, such as Turner Syndrome and achondroplasia, but it has its own unique set of symptoms. While there is currently no cure for Noonan Syndrome, early diagnosis and ongoing management can help individuals with this condition lead healthy and fulfilling lives.