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Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2

Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2: Introduction

Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2: A rare progressive congenital syndrome involving degeneration of the brain and spinal cord and characterized by facial, head, skeletal and muscular abnormalities as well as eye abnormalities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2 is available below.

Symptoms of Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2

  • Reduced white matter of brain
  • Gray mottling of white matter of brain
  • Subependymal focal gliosis of third brain ventricle
  • Focal microgyria
  • Hypoplasia of temporal and hippocampal gyri
  • more symptoms...»

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Causes of Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2

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Misdiagnosis and Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2

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...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 Alzheimer's disease...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...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 »

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 dementia (such as...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...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »

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Definitions of Pena-Shokeir syndrome Type 2:

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

 

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