Diencephalic Syndrome: Introduction
Diencephalic Syndrome: A condition characterized by dysfunction of the diencphalon of the brain.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Diencephalic Syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Diencephalic Syndrome
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symptoms of Diencephalic Syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Diencephalic Syndrome:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Diencephalic Syndrome?
Causes of Diencephalic Syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Diencephalic Syndrome
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Diencephalic Syndrome:
Diencephalic Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Diencephalic Syndrome
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...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's...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 diagnosis.
The condition goes by the name...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...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...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...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 »
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 »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Diencephalic Syndrome
Diencephalic Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Nerve Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Stroke & Vascular Specialists:
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Diencephalic Syndrome: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Diencephalic Syndrome
Medical research articles related to Diencephalic Syndrome include:
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Diencephalic Syndrome: Animations
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Prognosis for Diencephalic Syndrome
Prognosis for Diencephalic Syndrome:
Death can occur within a year or two if the tumor is not treated.
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Research about Diencephalic Syndrome
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Statistics for Diencephalic Syndrome
Diencephalic Syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Diencephalic Syndrome
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Definitions of Diencephalic Syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Diencephalic Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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