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Anton-Vogt syndrome

Anton-Vogt syndrome: Introduction

Anton-Vogt syndrome: A congenital disorder where a brain anomaly results in involuntary purposeless movements (choreathetosis). Excitement and activity can make symptoms worse. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Anton-Vogt syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Anton-Vogt syndrome

Treatments for Anton-Vogt syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Anton-Vogt syndrome?

Anton-Vogt syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Anton-Vogt syndrome

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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Anton-Vogt 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 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 stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it 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 more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. 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 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-concussion syndrome 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, more »

Anton-Vogt syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Rare Types

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Anton-Vogt syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Anton-Vogt syndrome

Prognosis for Anton-Vogt syndrome: The condition is not progressive and patients may die prematurely but a relatively long survival is possible - some live into their 60's.

Anton-Vogt syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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