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Damage to the upper brain stem

Damage to the upper brain stem: Introduction

Damage to the upper brain stem: is the lower part of the brain, adjoining and structurally continuous with the spinal cord. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Damage to the upper brain stem, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Damage to the upper brain stem

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...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 stroke or Alzheimer's...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 (MTBI), for which the symptoms are...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 disease). The condition...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...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...read more »

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Detailed list of causes of Damage to the upper brain stem

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How Common are these Causes of Damage to the upper brain stem?

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  • 1 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
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

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Medical Conditions associated with Damage to the upper brain stem:

Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Trauma-related symptoms (724 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)

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Tumours, Trauma, Cerebellar haemorrhage

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