Acrocallosal syndrome: Introduction
Acrocallosal syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by underdeveloped or absent corpus callosum of brain, duplication of thumb or big toe and extra fingers or toes.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Acrocallosal syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Acrocallosal syndrome
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symptoms of Acrocallosal syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Acrocallosal syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
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Acrocallosal syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Acrocallosal syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Acrocallosal syndrome
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occasional symptoms of Acrocallosal syndrome
Acrocallosal syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Acrocallosal syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or ...read more »
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak....read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions,...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See causes of leg cramps or ...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis.
The...read more »
MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI),...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in post...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see ...read more »
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Acrocallosal syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Acrocallosal syndrome
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Acrocallosal syndrome: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Acrocallosal syndrome
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Research about Acrocallosal syndrome
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Statistics for Acrocallosal syndrome
Acrocallosal syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Acrocallosal syndrome
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Definitions of Acrocallosal syndrome:
Absence of the corpus callosum with unusual facial appearance, mental deficiency, duplication of the halluces, and polydactyly.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Acrocallosal syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Acrocallosal syndrome, or a subtype of Acrocallosal syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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