Spinocerebellar ataxia 13
Spinocerebellar ataxia 13: Introduction
Spinocerebellar ataxia 13: A rare genetic disorder (chromosome 19 defect) characterized by progressive mental retardation. Gait ataxia and dysarthria (speech disorder) also occur and are symptoms common to all the spinocerebellar ataxia types.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13 is available below.
Symptoms of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13
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symptoms of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13
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Causes of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 13: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Spinocerebellar ataxia 13
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 due to...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 condition goes by 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 is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the...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...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 misdiagnosis of migraine...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 13: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 13: Rare Types
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Definitions of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13:
Spinocerebellar ataxia 13 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Spinocerebellar ataxia 13, or a subtype of Spinocerebellar ataxia 13,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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