Choroid plexus cyst
Choroid plexus cyst: Introduction
Choroid plexus cyst: A rare disorder where a cyst forms in the choroids plexus. The choroids plexus in involved in producing cerebrospinal fluid and forms a lining inside the brain ventricles (space inside the brain). The cyst forms when fluid becomes trapped inside this layer and forms a blister. The cysts themselves tend to cause no symptoms but is often associated with chromosomal mutations and other defects. The cysts tend to be observed in the fetus after about 6 months and usually resolve on their own before birth.
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Symptoms of Choroid plexus cyst
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Causes of Choroid plexus cyst
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Choroid plexus cyst: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Choroid plexus cyst
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...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...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 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 misdiagnosed.
It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia (such...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...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...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 Vitamin B12...read more »
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Choroid plexus cyst: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Choroid plexus cyst: Rare Types
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