If syndrome is group of diseases then why is Down's syndrome having single problem?

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Down Syndrome is not a disease rather it is a syndrome. It is characterised by more than one conditions for example : learning difficulty etc. Syndrome are groups of symptoms.They consistently occur together or association with several clinically recognisable features, signs (observed by someone other than the patient), symptoms (reported by the patient), phenomena or characteristics that often occur together..It suggests the presence of a certain disease or an increased chance of developing the disease. 

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