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.
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causes, and treatments of Slowly Progressive VE is available below.
Symptoms of Slowly Progressive VE
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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
Home medical testing related to Slowly Progressive VE:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Slowly Progressive VE?
Causes of Slowly Progressive VE
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Less Common Symptoms of Slowly Progressive VE
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Slowly Progressive VE: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Slowly Progressive VE
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 as a "nervous...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 ...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...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 »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of Vitamin B12...read more »
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Slowly Progressive VE: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Stroke & Vascular Specialists:
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Slowly Progressive VE: Rare Types
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Slowly Progressive VE: Animations
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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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Slowly Progressive VE: Broader Related Topics
Types of Slowly Progressive VE
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