Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: Introduction
Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: A rare genetic disorder (chromosome FGF14; 13q34 defect) characterized by tremors, dyskinesia and psychiatric episodes. Gait ataxia and dysarthria (speech disorder) also occur and are symptoms common to all the spinocerebellar ataxia types.
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causes, and treatments of Spinocerebellar ataxia 27 is available below.
Symptoms of Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
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Causes of Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
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Disease Topics Related To Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
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...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,...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...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 ...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 ...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...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).
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Spinocerebellar ataxia 27
Prognosis for Spinocerebellar ataxia 27:
normal life expectancy with major walking problems by 7th or 8th decade
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Spinocerebellar ataxia 27: Broader Related Topics
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