Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: Introduction
Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by abnormal brain development (lissencephaly - smooth brain) and multiple joint contractures at birth.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
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symptoms of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome:
- Nerve Neuropathy: Related Home Testing:
- Brain & Neurological Disorders: Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome?
Causes of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
Read more about causes of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome.
Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
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....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...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...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 »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often...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...read more »
Psoriatic arthritis often undiagnosed cause of joint conditions: Patients with the skin condition psoriasis
can also have the related arthritis subtype called "...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of Vitamin B12...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Bone, Joint and Orthopedic Specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Stroke & Vascular Specialists:
- more specialists...»
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Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: Rare Types
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Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome
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Definitions of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome:
Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome, or a subtype of Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans 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 Massa-Casaer-Ceulemans syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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