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Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome

Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome: Introduction

Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by a small head and heart, facial and skeletal abnormalities. The specific abnormalities can vary somewhat e.g. heart abnormalities may include pulmonary artery atresia, ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, overriding aorta, tetralogy of Fallot, right ventricular hypertrophy or subpulmonary obstruction. Skeletal abnormalities tend to involve mainly the digits, forearms and lower legs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome

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Causes of Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome

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Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this...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...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,...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 »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple...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 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...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...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...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 »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the symptoms of hypertension...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...read more »

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Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome: Rare Types

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  1. Microcephaly-Faciocardioskeletal syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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