Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: Introduction
Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by osteopenia, mental retardation and sparse hair.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome
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symptoms of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
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Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Alternative Treatments for Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome
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Causes of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome
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Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome
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 the most common symptoms are anal itch (or ...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 initially...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 ...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...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 ...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 ...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...read more »
Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of
extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed
as alopecia totalis.
Researchers estimate...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 misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia (such as ...read more »
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average
percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to...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...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...read more »
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Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome:
Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome, or a subtype of Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Kaler-Garrity-Stern syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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