Definition

What is Baker Vinters syndrome?

Baker Vinters syndrome is a very rare syndrome characterized by premature fusion of skull bones, hydrocephalus and abnormal development of the channel or duct in the middle of the brain that connects the third and fourth ventricles

How common is Baker Vinters syndrome?

Baker Vinters syndrome is extremely uncommon. Please discuss with your doctor for further information.

Symptoms

What are the symptoms of Baker Vinters syndrome?

The common symptoms of Baker Vinters syndrome are:

  • Limb anomalies
  • Craniofacial anomalies
  • Premature fusion of skull bones
  • Nasopharyngeal adenohypophysis
  • Hydrocephalus

There may be some symptoms not listed above. If you have any concerns about a symptom, please consult your doctor.

When should I see my doctor?

If you have any signs or symptoms listed above or have any questions, please consult with your doctor. Everyone’s body acts differently. It is always best to discuss with your doctor what is best for your situation.

Causes

What causes Baker Vinters syndrome?

Please consult with your doctor for further information.

Risk factors

What increases my risk for Baker Vinters syndrome?

Please consult with your doctor for further information.

Diagnosis & treatment

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. ALWAYS consult with your doctor for more information.

How is Baker Vinters syndrome diagnosed?

Please consult with your doctor for further information.

How is Baker Vinters syndrome treated?

Please consult with your doctor for further information.

Lifestyle changes & home remedies

What are some lifestyle changes or home remedies that can help me manage Baker Vinters syndrome?

If you have any questions, please consult with your doctor to better understand the best solution for you.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Sources

Review Date: January 25, 2018 | Last Modified: January 25, 2018

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