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Slowly Progressive VE

Slowly Progressive VE: Introduction

Slowly Progressive VE: A brain disease caused by an unknown pathogen which is probably from the Picornavirus family of viruses. . Mode of transmission is uncertain but genetic susceptibility may be involved. The incubation period appears to be an average of 15 years. The disease can be classified according to rate of progression: acute or subacute, slowly progressive and chronic. The slowly progressive form is the most common form and it has four phases: acute, recurrent-exacerbative, fully developed and terminal. Initial acute symptoms last for about 2 to 6 weeks. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Slowly Progressive VE is available below.

Symptoms of Slowly Progressive VE

Treatments for Slowly Progressive VE

  • There is no treatment for this fatal condition other than treating symptoms as they occur
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Slowly Progressive VE

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Less Common Symptoms of Slowly Progressive VE

Slowly Progressive VE: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Slowly Progressive VE

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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...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...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...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...read more »

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Slowly Progressive VE: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Slowly Progressive VE: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Slowly Progressive VE

Prognosis for Slowly Progressive VE: Death usually occurs 2 to 6 years after onset.

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  1. Slowly Progressive VE: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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