Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Introduction
Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: A group of recessively inherited disorder characterized mainly by incoordination due to a brain anomaly.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
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symptoms of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome?
Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
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Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Marinesco-Sjogren 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...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 misdiagnosed as a ...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,...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,...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...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 of mild traumatic brain injury ...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 »
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...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...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis ...read more »
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Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
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Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
Prognosis for Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome:
normal life span is common with a variable degree of disability
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Statistics for Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome
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Definitions of Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome:
Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome, or a subtype of Marinesco-Sjogren 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 Marinesco-Sjogren syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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