Dandy-Walker syndrome

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What is Dandy-Walker syndrome?

Dandy-Walker Syndrome is a congenital brain malformation involving the cerebellum (an area at the back of the brain that controls movement) and the fluid-filled spaces around it.

Common symptoms reported by people with Dandy-Walker syndrome

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

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Treatments taken by people with Dandy-Walker syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with Dandy-Walker syndrome

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Who has Dandy-Walker syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 5
30s 3
40s 3
50s 4
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 4
Female 14

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 8
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Dandy-Walker syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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