Snyder-Robinson syndrome: Introduction
Snyder-Robinson syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by mental retardation, reduced muscle tone, abnormal walk, weak bones and an asymmetrical face.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Snyder-Robinson syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Snyder-Robinson syndrome
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symptoms of Snyder-Robinson syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Snyder-Robinson syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Snyder-Robinson syndrome?
Causes of Snyder-Robinson syndrome
Read more about causes of Snyder-Robinson syndrome.
Snyder-Robinson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Snyder-Robinson syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only...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
(it...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...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...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...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...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...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the...read more »
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Snyder-Robinson syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Snyder-Robinson syndrome
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Definitions of Snyder-Robinson syndrome:
Snyder-Robinson syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Snyder-Robinson syndrome, or a subtype of Snyder-Robinson syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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