Female carrier ALD
Female carrier ALD: Introduction
A X-linked disorder that is passed on by female carriers and only manifests itself in males. ALD is an abbreviation for adrenoleukodystrophy which is a rare progressive genetic disease affecting the adrenal glands. The disease causes demyelation of the white matter of the brain. ...more »
Symptoms of Female carrier ALD
Read more about symptoms of Female carrier ALD
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Female carrier ALD:
- Menopause: Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Female carrier ALD?
Female carrier ALD: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Female carrier ALD
Read more about causes of Female carrier ALD.
Disease Topics Related To Female carrier ALD
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Female carrier ALD:
Female carrier ALD: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Female carrier ALD
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...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...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast...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 ...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...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 ...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-concussion syndrome and these...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...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 Female carrier ALD
Female carrier ALD: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
- Womens Health Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Female carrier ALD
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Female carrier ALD:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Female carrier ALD,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Female carrier ALD: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Female carrier ALD: Animations
More Female carrier ALD animations & videos
Female carrier ALD: Broader Related Topics
Types of Female carrier ALD
Female carrier ALD Message Boards
Related forums and medical stories:
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Female carrier ALD, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Contents for Female carrier ALD:
User Surveys and Discussion Forums
» Next page: What is Female carrier ALD?
Medical Tools & Articles:
Tools & Services:
Forums & Message Boards
- Ask or answer a question at the Boards: