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Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Hatzfeldt syndrome

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Hatzfeldt syndrome includes:

  • High levels of melatonin and serotonin cause malfunctioning of the neural arch innervating the epiphysis and the hypothalamic region of the brain. Melatonin is related to the circadian clock in humans, hence affecting sleeping patterns
  • Other biochemicals associated with SNED are dopamine, cortisol as well as somatotropin

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Hatzfeldt syndrome, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Hatzfeldt syndrome. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Hatzfeldt syndrome. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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