Nail patella syndrome
Nail patella syndrome is a rare genetic condition that can cause problems with the nails, bones, kidneys and eyes. It's thought to affect at least1 in 50,000 people.
Symptoms vary, but almost everyone with the condition will have abnormal nails and many also have problems with their elbows, knees and pelvis. However, most people are able to lead relatively normal lives.
Nail patella syndrome is a rare genetic condition that can involve problems with the nails, bones, kidneys and eyes. It's thought to affect about 1 in 50,000 people.
The main signs and symptoms of nail patella syndrome are listed below. Someonewith the condition may not have all these symptoms andsome symptoms maybe more severe than others. Some of theproblems w
Most people with nail patella syndrome will have inherited a defective version of a gene called LMX1B from one of their parents. This gene is important in the development of a baby's limbs, nails, kid