Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome: Introduction
Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized by brain problems, mental retardations, kidney and limb defects as well as a range of other physical abnormalities.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome
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symptoms of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome?
Causes of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome
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Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Neurofaciodigitorenal 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...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...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...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, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...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 the arm to measure blood...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....read more »
Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical
condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be
misdiagnosed as...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...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...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 »
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)...read more »
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Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome
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Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome:
Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome, or a subtype of Neurofaciodigitorenal 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 Neurofaciodigitorenal syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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