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NISCH syndrome

NISCH syndrome: Introduction

NISCH syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by sparse scalp hair, scaly skin and inflammation and fibrosis of the bile ducts. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of NISCH syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of NISCH syndrome

Treatments for NISCH syndrome

  • Liver transplant and hydrating the skin through skin creams, exposure to sunlight and retinoid use
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with NISCH syndrome?

NISCH syndrome: Related Patient Stories

NISCH syndrome: Complications

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Causes of NISCH syndrome

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NISCH syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and NISCH syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to...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...read more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main...read more »

Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed as alopecia totalis. Researchers...read more »

Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable...read more »

NISCH syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: NISCH syndrome

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NISCH syndrome: Rare Types

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NISCH syndrome: Animations

Statistics for NISCH syndrome

NISCH syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of NISCH syndrome:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list NISCH syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

 

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