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Adult-onset ALD

Adult-onset ALD: Introduction

A form of ALD or Adrenomyeloneuropathy that appears to be a milder slower-progressing from of neonatal ALD. The symptoms start to appear during adulthood. Adult-onset ALD is still capable of eventually resulting in the same serious symptoms and brain function deterioration as neonatal ALD. ...more »

Symptoms of Adult-onset ALD

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Causes of Adult-onset ALD

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Disease Topics Related To Adult-onset ALD

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Adult-onset ALD: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adult-onset ALD

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 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 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, or even those causing a 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 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 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 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 more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis ( more »

Adult-onset ALD: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Adult-onset ALD: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Adult-onset ALD

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Adult-onset ALD: Animations

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