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Kent Online

Kent Online
Sun, 03 Jan 2016 16:00:00 -0800

Most seven-year-olds would rather stay at home and play then go to school, but Alesha Wilcock is no ordinary little girl. She was diagnosed with Parry-Romberg syndrome when she was four. The rare disorder causes half of the skin and soft tissue on one ...

Creators Syndicate

Creators Syndicate
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 21:18:45 -0700

Parry Romberg syndrome is an acquired (not inherited) disorder in which skin and soft tissues on one half of the face begin to atrophy or shrink, resulting in an asymmetrical appearance. Symptoms typically appear before age 20 and degree of severity ...

CNN

CNN
Fri, 25 Feb 2011 05:41:07 -0800

In 2008, two and a half years after the line first appeared on Christine's face, a geneticist who specializes in facial deformities finally diagnosed her with Parry-Romberg syndrome, an extremely rare autoimmune disorder that affects roughly one in a ...
 
Medical Xpress
Tue, 15 Dec 2015 13:43:15 -0800

Parry-Romberg syndrome. In this progressive disease, the skin and soft tissues on half the face, usually the left side, deteriorate. The affected eye and cheek can become sunken and facial hair can turn white. The skin can become extremely dark, with ...

The Stir (blog)

The Stir (blog)
Fri, 25 Feb 2011 11:34:28 -0800

hiding face Parents and doctors are both doing the happy dance today. Scientists seem to have found a way to treat Parry-Romberg syndrome, a rare childhood disease that can take your normal kid's face and make it seemingly melt away. The autoimmune ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 06:34:49 -0700

Yasmin Butler, now 22, (pictured left aged four, and right at 17) was diagnosed with the very rare Parry-Romberg syndrome, after suffering a freak accident when she was seven years old. The condition is characterised by slowly progressive deterioration ...
 
Science Daily
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 10:44:46 -0800

Parry-Romberg syndrome. In this progressive disease, the skin and soft tissues on half the face, usually the left side, deteriorate. The affected eye and cheek can become sunken and facial hair can turn white. The skin can become extremely dark, with ...

Lupus News Today

Lupus News Today
Mon, 21 Dec 2015 10:41:49 -0800

Parry-Romberg syndrome: This progressive condition causes the skin and soft tissues on half of the face, usually the left side, to deteriorate. The affected eye and cheek may sink, facial hair can turn white, and the skin becomes darker with patches ...
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