Barth syndrome is a rare condition characterized by an enlarged and weakened heart (dilated cardiomyopathy ), weakness in muscles used for movement (skeletal myopathy), recurrent infections due to small numbers of white blood cells (neutropenia), and short stature. Barth syndrome occurs almost exclusively in males.Nov 24, 2021
What is the survival rate of Barth syndrome?
What causes Barth syndrome?
Is Barth syndrome fatal?
When is Barth syndrome diagnosed?
Is Barth syndrome Rare?
Why does Barth syndrome only affect males?
Can Barth syndrome be treated?
How does Barth syndrome affect cellular respiration?
Is Barth syndrome mitochondrial disease?
Who discovered Barth syndrome?
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Is cardiomyopathy cardiovascular disease?
Is Bartter syndrome hereditary?
What genetic disorder does not appear until later in life?
What is Polymyopathy?
Is dilated cardiomyopathy heart disease?
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How does Barth syndrome affect the mitochondria?
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Is Pompe disease curable?
What are 4 signs of cardiomyopathy?
- Shortness of breath or trouble breathing, especially with physical exertion.
- Swelling in the ankles, feet, legs, abdomen and veins in the neck.
- Fainting during physical activity.
- Arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats)