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Symptoms of Achondroplasia

One of the most common symptoms of achondroplasia is short stature. Other symptoms include short fingers, short arms and legs, and an enlarged head.
 
(Click Symptoms of Achondroplasia for more detailed information about the symptoms of this condition.)
 

How Is Achondroplasia Treated?

Achondroplasia treatments are available to help prevent or treat the signs, symptoms, or health conditions that occur as a result of achondroplasia. However, there are no treatments available for achondroplasia itself.
 
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Cure for Achondroplasia

Currently, there is no cure for achondroplasia. However, many of the conditions associated with this disease can be treated.
 

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