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Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome

Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: Introduction

Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by the association of a melanoma with a type of brain tumor called an astrocytoma. The exact symptoms may vary depending on the exact location of the brain tumor. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome is available below.

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Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome

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Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome

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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 condition goes by 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 injury (MTBI), for...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go...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...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...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 children. See misdiagnosis...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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Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: Rare Types

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Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome, or a subtype of Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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More information about Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome

  1. Melanoma -- astrocytoma syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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