Allergic encephalomyelitis: Introduction
Allergic encephalomyelitis: An autoimmune brain and spinal cord disease that can be induced in laboratory animals in experimental settings. The disease involves inflammation and degeneration of nerve myelin sheaths and it may be acute or chronic.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Allergic encephalomyelitis is available below.
Symptoms of Allergic encephalomyelitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Allergic encephalomyelitis:
- Allergies -- Related Home Tests
Wrongly Diagnosed with Allergic encephalomyelitis?
Causes of Allergic encephalomyelitis
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Allergic encephalomyelitis: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Allergic encephalomyelitis
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.
This was initially misdiagnosed as a ...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...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...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 ...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 Parkinson's disease...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...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 can also occur in children.
See ...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 symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of...read more »
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be...read more »
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Allergic encephalomyelitis: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Allergy Specialists:
- Immune-Related Disease Specialists (Immunology):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Allergic encephalomyelitis: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Allergic encephalomyelitis
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Allergic encephalomyelitis: Animations
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Research about Allergic encephalomyelitis
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Statistics for Allergic encephalomyelitis
Allergic encephalomyelitis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Allergic encephalomyelitis
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Definitions of Allergic encephalomyelitis:
Allergic encephalomyelitis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Allergic encephalomyelitis, or a subtype of Allergic encephalomyelitis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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