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Brain stem biopsy

Brain stem biopsy: Introduction

Brain stem biopsy: A biopsy is taken surgically from the brainstem. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Brain stem biopsy, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Brain stem biopsy:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Brain stem biopsy. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Primary brain tumour
  • Metastatic brain tumour
  • Radiation necrosis
  • more causes...»

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Misdiagnosis and Brain stem biopsy

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...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...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 symptoms are typically mild. The symptoms has...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 ...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 post-concussion syndrome and these were not being correctly...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...read more »

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Detailed list of causes of Brain stem biopsy

The list below shows some of the causes of Brain stem biopsy mentioned in various sources:

  • Metastatic brain tumour
  • Primary brain tumour
  • Radiation necrosis
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Brain stem biopsy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Brain stem biopsy. Of the 3 causes of Brain stem biopsy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Brain stem biopsy:

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Medical Conditions associated with Brain stem biopsy:

Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)

Symptoms related to Brain stem biopsy:

Primary brain tumour, Metastatic brain tumour, Radiation necrosis

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