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Fissures: Introduction

Fissures: Any cleft or groove especially a deep fold in the cerebral cortex involving its entire thickness. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Fissures is available below.

Symptoms of Fissures

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Fissures?

Fissures: Related Patient Stories

Fissures: Deaths

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Types of Fissures

Causes of Fissures

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Disease Topics Related To Fissures

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Fissures: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Fissures

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 as a 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 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 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 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 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 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, more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as more »

Fissures: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Fissures: Rare Types

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Latest Treatments for Fissures

Fissures: Animations

Statistics for Fissures

Fissures: Broader Related Topics

Fissures Message Boards

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Definitions of Fissures:

(anatomy) a long narrow slit or groove that divides an organ into lobes - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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