Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome: Introduction
Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome: A very rare inherited syndrome characterized by a small head, severe mental retardation, spasticity, deafness and epilepsy.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome?
Causes of Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome
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Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Renier-Gabreels-Jasper 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...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...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
...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 injuries, or...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...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 return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion syndrome...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...read more »
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Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome
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Definitions of Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Renier-Gabreels-Jasper syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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