Treacher Collins Syndrome Index

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Treacher Collins syndrome (TCS) is a rare genetic condition that affects the development of the bones and tissues of the face. Symptoms can range from mild to severe, and include:

  • Malformations of the eyes
  • Anomalies of the structures of the external and middle ear
  • Feeding or swallowing difficulties.

Treatment of symptoms requires a multidisciplinary approach. Sometimes surgery may help relieve a patient's symptoms.

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Terms related to Treacher Collins Syndrome:

  • Franceschetti-Zwahlen-Klein Syndrome
  • Mandibulofacial Dysostosis
  • MFD1
  • Syndrome, Franceschetti-Zwahlen-Klein
  • Treacher Collins-Franceschetti Syndrome
  • Zygoauromandibular Dysplasia