Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Vein of Galen aneurysm

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Introduction

Vein of Galen aneurysm: A rare condition which is characterised by an aneurysm resulting from a intracranial vascular malformation. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Vein of Galen aneurysm is available below.

Symptoms of Vein of Galen aneurysm

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Vein of Galen aneurysm:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Vein of Galen aneurysm?

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Vein of Galen aneurysm.

Causes of Vein of Galen aneurysm

Read more about causes of Vein of Galen aneurysm.

Disease Topics Related To Vein of Galen aneurysm

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Vein of Galen aneurysm:

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Vein of Galen aneurysm

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be considered for any...read more »

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 speak. This was initially...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many...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 »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment...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...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...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X...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...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 »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in...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). See symptoms of...read more »

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Vein of Galen aneurysm

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Vein of Galen aneurysm:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Vein of Galen aneurysm, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Vein of Galen aneurysm

Medical research articles related to Vein of Galen aneurysm include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Animations

Research about Vein of Galen aneurysm

Visit our research pages for current research about Vein of Galen aneurysm treatments.

Statistics for Vein of Galen aneurysm

Vein of Galen aneurysm: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Vein of Galen aneurysm, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Vein of Galen aneurysm:

Vein of Galen aneurysm is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Vein of Galen aneurysm, or a subtype of Vein of Galen aneurysm, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Vein of Galen aneurysm as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Vein of Galen aneurysm Info

More information about Vein of Galen aneurysm

  1. Vein of Galen aneurysm: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise