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Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome: Introduction

Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome: A syndrome in which the nerve fibers which connect the striatum to the globus pallidus are completely demyelinated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

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Causes of Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

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Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hallervorden-Spatz 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...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 ...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 of ...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),...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...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 »

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Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hallervorden-Spatz Syndrome

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