Young Hughes syndrome
Young Hughes syndrome: Introduction
Young Hughes syndrome: A sex linked condition that is characterised by mental retardation and hypogonadism.
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causes, and treatments of Young Hughes syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Young Hughes syndrome
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symptoms of Young Hughes syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Young Hughes syndrome?
Young Hughes syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Young Hughes syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Young Hughes syndrome
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Young Hughes syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Young Hughes syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most...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 misdiagnosed as a "nervous...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 »
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 »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around...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 »
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...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...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
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Young Hughes syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Young Hughes syndrome:
Mental retardation with short stature, obesity, hypogonadism, and other disorders.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Young Hughes syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Young Hughes syndrome, or a subtype of Young Hughes syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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