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Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy

Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy: Introduction

Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy: A progressive familial disorder involving the central nervous system and manifesting as epilepsy and myoclonus (muscle contractions) that worsen over time. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy is available below.

Symptoms of Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy

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Causes of Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy

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Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy

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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...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 which the symptoms are...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...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...read more »

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Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy: Rare Types

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  1. Myoclonic progressive familial epilepsy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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