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ORPHA:478  Kallmann syndrome

:: Activity limitation/participation restriction is described according to the Orphanet Functioning Thesaurus, derived and adapted from the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health – Children and Youth (ICF-CY, WHO 2007). The provided information is assessed from the whole patients’ population affected by the disease, receiving standard care and management (specific and/or symptomatic management, prevention and prophylaxis, devices and aids, care and support). Functional consequences are organized by their frequency in the patients’ population. This general information may not apply to specific cases. Some difficulties reported here can occur with a different temporality or severity degree, and others that are not listed can nevertheless arise.

 Loss of an ability
Frequent
Temporality
Severity
Interacting with other people
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Making/keeping friends
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Maintaining family relationships
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Dealing with strangers
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Engaging in and maintaining intimate relationships
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Engaging in sexual relationships
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Occasional
Temporality
Severity
Hearing/listening
Permanent limitation
Low
Speaking
Permanent limitation
Low
Engaging in and maintaining intimate relationships
Permanent limitation
Severe
Engaging in sexual relationships
Permanent limitation
Severe
Socializing
Acquisition delay
Moderate
Source: Dr Jean-Pierre HARDELIN[Expert]_Pr Jacques YOUNG[Expert]_Kallmann Syndrome Organization[Patient organisation]
Last update: 27/03/2015

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