A rare genetic disorder which causes short stature and sensitivity towards sun exposure is known as Bloom syndrome. People suffering from this condition experience rashes and their skin near the nose and cheeks turns red. They have high chances of being diagnosed with cancer and instable genome. Lung diseases, diabetes and learning disabilities are few other problems which can be associated with this condition. There is no specific cure for it. However, therapies can help in improving the condition.
HOW IS BLOOM SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
The life expectancy of a person suffering from bloom syndrome is very short. On an average, 27 years.