Anton-Vogt syndrome: Introduction
Anton-Vogt syndrome: A congenital disorder where a brain anomaly results in involuntary purposeless movements (choreathetosis). Excitement and activity can make symptoms worse.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Anton-Vogt syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Anton-Vogt syndrome
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Treatments for Anton-Vogt syndrome
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Anton-Vogt syndrome:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Anton-Vogt syndrome?
Anton-Vogt syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Anton-Vogt syndrome
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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Anton-Vogt syndrome
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 "nervous...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,
such as a stroke or Alzheimer's...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 condition goes...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 which the
symptoms are...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 or dementia (such 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 symptoms...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,...read more »
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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Stroke & Vascular Specialists:
- Senior Health Specialists (Geriatrics):
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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Rare Types
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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Animations
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Prognosis for Anton-Vogt syndrome
Prognosis for Anton-Vogt syndrome:
The condition is not progressive and patients may die prematurely but a relatively long survival is possible - some live into their 60's.
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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Anton-Vogt syndrome
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