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Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia

Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia: Introduction

Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia: A rare genetic disorder characterized by the abnormal placement of internal organs as well as either the absence of the spleen or the presence of an extra spleen. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia is available below.

Symptoms of Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia

  • Abnormal placement of internal organs
  • Abnormal spleen function
  • Absent spleen
  • Segmented spleen
  • more symptoms...»

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Causes of Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia

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Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course,...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon...read more »

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Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia: Rare Types

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  1. Heterotaxy with polysplenia or asplenia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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