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Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome

Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome: Introduction

Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome: A rare disorder characterized by the association of achalasia (lack of peristaltic motion) and alacrimia (absent tears). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome

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Causes of Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome

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Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Achalasia -- alacrimia 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 syndrome, is over-diagnosed, 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 digestive system contains a variety of "good" more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is 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 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 fail to 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 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 more »

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Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome: Rare Types

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

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More information about Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome

  1. Achalasia -- alacrimia syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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