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Cataract and congenital ichthyosis

Cataract and congenital ichthyosis: Introduction

Cataract and congenital ichthyosis: A rare syndrome characterized by the presence of cataracts and a dry, scaly skin condition (ichthyosis) at birth or soon after. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cataract and congenital ichthyosis is available below.

Symptoms of Cataract and congenital ichthyosis

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Causes of Cataract and congenital ichthyosis

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Cataract and congenital ichthyosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cataract and congenital ichthyosis

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Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or...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...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...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor,...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 arm...read more »

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Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and...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 »

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Cataract and congenital ichthyosis: Rare Types

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

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More information about Cataract and congenital ichthyosis

  1. Cataract and congenital ichthyosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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