Wright Dyck syndrome
Wright Dyck syndrome: Introduction
Wright Dyck syndrome: A condition characterised by a sensory neuropathy associated with deafness and dementia.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Wright Dyck syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Wright Dyck syndrome
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symptoms of Wright Dyck syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Wright Dyck syndrome?
Wright Dyck syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Wright Dyck syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Wright Dyck syndrome
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Wright Dyck syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Wright Dyck syndrome
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he...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...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has...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...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression
to be overlooked.
See misdiagnosis of...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...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...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...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »
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Wright Dyck syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Wright Dyck syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Wright Dyck syndrome:
Wright Dyck syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Wright Dyck syndrome, or a subtype of Wright Dyck syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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