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Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic

Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic: Introduction

Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic: Brain damage that involves muscle rigidity that occurs either in both arms or in both legs. The brain damage is often the result of a birth defect or some sort of trauma to the brain. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic is available below.

Symptoms of Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic

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Causes of Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic

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Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic

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 medical conditions, such as a stroke or...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...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...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...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...read more »

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Cerebral palsy, spastic, diplegic: Rare Types

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

 

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