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Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects

Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects: Introduction

Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects: A rare disorder characterized by the congenital absence of the sternum (bone that joins the two sides of the ribcage) as well as defects involving the heart, diaphragm and the abdomen. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects is available below.

Symptoms of Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects

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Causes of Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects

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Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the...read more »

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, ...read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In...read 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...read more »

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

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less dangerous...read 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...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...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 the arm to measure blood pressure can simply...read 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 of...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is...read 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 known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon...read more »

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  1. Asternia with Cardiac, Diaphragmatic, and Abdominal defects: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
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