Misdiagnosis of Retinitis Pigmentosa
Retinitis Pigmentosa: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Retinitis Pigmentosa may include these medical conditions:
- Retinitis pigmentosa commonly runs in families. The disorder can be caused by a number of genetic defects
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Retinitis Pigmentosa: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Retinitis Pigmentosa
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by physicians for this reason.
children may receive treatment for fungal skin infections.
See misdiagnosis of psoriasis or symptoms of psoriasis.
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Retinitis Pigmentosa
or confirming a diagnosis of Retinitis Pigmentosa,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Retinitis Pigmentosa may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Retinitis Pigmentosa.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.