Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Introduction

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: A genetic disorder characterized by severe epilepsy and dyskinesia that starts during infancy. This form of the condition is caused by a defect on the ARX gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy is available below.

Symptoms of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Treatments for Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

  • Systemic corticosteroids - this can cause eye problems such as increased intraocular pressure so needs to be monitored carefully
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy?

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy:

Causes of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Read more about causes of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy.

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although...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. This was...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 disease,...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, also fail to be...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 an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...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...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...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often seen by...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...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 these were...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...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Animations

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy Info

More information about Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

  1. Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise