Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome: Introduction
Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by hair and liver abnormalities as well as severe diarrhea that usually starts in early infancy and can lead to death.
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causes, and treatments of Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome
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symptoms of Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome
Treatments for Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome
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Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad"...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be an ...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 can, of course, also...read more »
Rare form of hair loss often misdiagnosed: a rare form of
extreme hair loss called "Atrichia with papular lesions" (APL) is often misdiagnosed
as alopecia...read more »
Hair and scalp disorders misdiagnosed in African Americans: A higher than average
percentage of misdiagnoses of hair or scalp disorders seem to occur in African...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »
Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients
with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician.
The reasons are multifactorial.
Possible conditions include chronic hepatitis, ...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic...read more »
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Tricho-hepato-enteric syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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