Anton's syndrome: Introduction
Anton's syndrome: A condition where a person is suffering from complete or partial blindness but denies their condition even though they have medical evidence that proves otherwise.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Anton's syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Anton's syndrome
- Partial or complete vision loss
- Denial of vision impairment
- Makes excuses for poor vision
- Denial of blindness
- more symptoms...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Anton's syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Anton's syndrome?
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Causes of Anton's syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Anton's syndrome
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Anton's syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Anton's 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...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 stroke or Alzheimer's disease,
it...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...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....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...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 disorders...read more »
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Anton's syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Anton's syndrome:
Anton's syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Anton's syndrome, or a subtype of Anton's syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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