Cerebellar hypoplasia: Introduction
Cerebellar hypoplasia: A rare brain disorder where a part of the brain (cerebellum) fails to develop fully. The cerebellum is the part of the brain that controls balance and movement.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Cerebellar hypoplasia is available below.
Symptoms of Cerebellar hypoplasia
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symptoms of Cerebellar hypoplasia
Treatments for Cerebellar hypoplasia
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Cerebellar hypoplasia:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Cerebellar hypoplasia?
Causes of Cerebellar hypoplasia
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Cerebellar hypoplasia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Cerebellar hypoplasia
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 absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms...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 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...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 »
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....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...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...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 post-concussion syndrome and these were...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the...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 »
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Cerebellar hypoplasia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Cerebellar hypoplasia
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Cerebellar hypoplasia: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cerebellar hypoplasia
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Types of Cerebellar hypoplasia
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Definitions of Cerebellar hypoplasia:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Cerebellar hypoplasia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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