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Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: Introduction

Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: 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 Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis is available below.

Symptoms of Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

Treatments for Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

  • 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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Wrongly Diagnosed with Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis?

Causes of Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

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Less Common Symptoms of Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he...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...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...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...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 dementia (such as Alzheimer's...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 ...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...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...read more »

Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: Rare Types

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Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis: Animations

Prognosis for Slowly Progressive Vilyuisk Encephalomyelitis

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

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

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