Pseudohypoparathyroidism: An inherited disorder where the body is unable to respond to the parathyroid hormone even though there are normal levels of it. Impaired bone growth is the main feature of this disorder.
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causes, and treatments of Pseudohypoparathyroidism is available below.
Symptoms of Pseudohypoparathyroidism
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symptoms of Pseudohypoparathyroidism
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Causes of Pseudohypoparathyroidism
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Pseudohypoparathyroidism: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Pseudohypoparathyroidism
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a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
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such as a stroke or ...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 »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as...read more »
Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that
any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease.
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with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
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disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's.
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correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Clinical Trials for Pseudohypoparathyroidism
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Definitions of Pseudohypoparathyroidism:
Pseudohypoparathyroidism is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Pseudohypoparathyroidism, or a subtype of Pseudohypoparathyroidism,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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