Gastroschisis

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What is gastroschisis?

Gastroschisis is a birth defect characterized as a protrusion of the intestines through a hole in the abdominal wall exposing the organs to the external environment.

Common symptoms reported by people with gastroschisis

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with gastroschisis

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Compare treatments taken by people with gastroschisis

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Who has gastroschisis on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 3
40s 1
50s 1
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 3
Female 4

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 2
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from gastroschisis patients who have completed their condition history
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