HERNS syndrome: Introduction
HERNS syndrome: A rare inherited syndrome characterized by blood vessel disease which causes eye and kidney disease and strokes. Neurological manifestations tend to occur around the 2nd and 3rd decade of life due to the blood vessels in the brain being affected.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of HERNS syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of HERNS syndrome
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symptoms of HERNS syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of HERNS syndrome
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HERNS syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
- Vision & Eye: serious diseases often undiagnosed:
- Urinary & Bladder Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
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Misdiagnosis and HERNS syndrome
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HERNS syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Urinary & Bladder Specialists (Urology):
- Kidney Health Specialists (Nephrology):
- Eye Health Specialists (Ophthalmology):
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Hospitals & Clinics: HERNS syndrome
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HERNS syndrome: Animations
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Statistics for HERNS syndrome
HERNS syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of HERNS syndrome
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Definitions of HERNS syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list HERNS syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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