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Childhood disintegrative disorder

Childhood disintegrative disorder: Introduction

A relatively rare degenerative condition which is similar to autism but has different onset, progression and outcomes. Generally, a child develops normally for a number of years and then the degenerative process starts and the child develops autistic symptoms and their developmental progress is reversed. A cause has not yet been determined. ...more »

Symptoms of Childhood disintegrative disorder

Treatments for Childhood disintegrative disorder

  • Behavior and antipsychotic and anticonvulsant medications can alleviate some symptoms
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Childhood disintegrative disorder: Complications

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Causes of Childhood disintegrative disorder

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Childhood disintegrative disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Childhood disintegrative disorder

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...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 »

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 "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure...read more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults....read more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care...read more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis....read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe...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...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of...read more »

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Childhood disintegrative disorder: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Childhood disintegrative disorder

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Prognosis for Childhood disintegrative disorder

Prognosis for Childhood disintegrative disorder: behaviors can be modified and some symptoms alleviated but the loss of various functions is permanent

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