See what questions
a doctor would ask.
A form of ALD or Adrenomyeloneuropathy that appears to be a milder slower-progressing from of neonatal ALD. The symptoms start to appear during adulthood. Adult-onset ALD is still capable of eventually resulting in the same serious symptoms and brain function deterioration as neonatal ALD. ...more »
Home medical testing related to Adult-onset ALD:
Read more about causes of Adult-onset ALD.
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Adult-onset ALD:
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness...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...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), for...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as ...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...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines...read more »
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Medical research articles related to Adult-onset ALD include:
Visit our research pages for current research about Adult-onset ALD treatments.
Related forums and medical stories:
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Adult-onset ALD, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Search Specialists by State and City