DiGeorge's syndrome: Introduction
DiGeorge's syndrome: Rare form of primary immune deficiency.
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causes, and treatments of DiGeorge's syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of DiGeorge's syndrome
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symptoms of DiGeorge's syndrome
Treatments for DiGeorge's syndrome
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with DiGeorge's syndrome?
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DiGeorge's syndrome: Complications
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Causes of DiGeorge's syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To DiGeorge's syndrome
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DiGeorge's syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and DiGeorge's syndrome
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal....read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are...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 »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children.
Some of the symptoms of hypertension that can...read more »
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DiGeorge's syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of DiGeorge's syndrome:
A congenital anomaly characterized by immunodeficiency, abnormal facies, congenital heart disease, hypocalcemia, and increased susceptibility to infections. Pathologic characteristics include conotruncal abnormalities and absence or hypoplasia of thymus and parathyroid glands. DiGeorge syndrome is associated with abnormalities of chromosome 22. Also known as DiGeorge anomaly. --2004
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