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Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome

Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: Introduction

Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by severe mental deficiency, large ears, hypogonadism and other abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome

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Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome

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Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann 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...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. This was...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...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 »

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 ...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 ...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...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 ...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 can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of...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 »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there...read more »

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Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome:

Microcephaly, characteristic facies (swelling, p prominent supraorbital ridges and narrow palpebral fissures), obesity, epilepsy, and hypogonadism, and mental deficiency. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome, or a subtype of Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome Info

More information about Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome

  1. Borjeson-Forssman-Lehmann Syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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