Hashimoto's encephalitis: Introduction
Hashimoto's encephalitis: A rare but serious condition that can occur when thyroid antibodies, such as those present in Hashimoto's thyroiditis, involve the brain tissue and cause neurological symptoms.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Hashimoto's encephalitis is available below.
Symptoms of Hashimoto's encephalitis
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symptoms of Hashimoto's encephalitis
Treatments for Hashimoto's encephalitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Hashimoto's encephalitis:
- Thyroid: Home Testing:
- Menopause: Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Hashimoto's encephalitis?
Hashimoto's encephalitis: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Hashimoto's encephalitis
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Hashimoto's encephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Hashimoto's encephalitis
Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of
medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present
in a variety of different severities...read more »
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....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 »
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...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...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), for which the
symptoms are...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often...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...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 occur in children.
See ...read more »
Thyroid disorders greatly under-diagnosed: One study found that about 10% of people
had undiagnosed thyroid disorders, mostly hyperthyroidism, but also hypothyroidism.
The symptoms of thyroid disorders are often...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...read more »
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Hashimoto's encephalitis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Nerve Specialists:
- Diabetes & Endocrinology Specialists:
- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
- Womens Health Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- more specialists...»
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Hospitals & Clinics: Hashimoto's encephalitis
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
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Choosing the Best Hospital:
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on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Hashimoto's encephalitis: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hashimoto's encephalitis
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Hashimoto's encephalitis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Hashimoto's encephalitis
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