Baker-Vinters syndrome: Introduction
Baker-Vinters syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized by premature fusion of skull bones, hydrocephalus and abnormal development of the channel or duct in the middle of the brain that connects the third and fourth ventricles.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Baker-Vinters syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Baker-Vinters syndrome
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Baker-Vinters syndrome?
Causes of Baker-Vinters syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Baker-Vinters syndrome
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Baker-Vinters syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Baker-Vinters 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...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...read 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...read 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 is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the
symptoms...read 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 ...read 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...read 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...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple...read more »
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Baker-Vinters syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Nerve Specialists:
- Neurology (Brain/CNS Specialists):
- Stroke & Vascular Specialists:
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Baker-Vinters syndrome: Rare Types
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Types of Baker-Vinters syndrome
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Definitions of Baker-Vinters syndrome:
Baker-Vinters syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Baker-Vinters syndrome, or a subtype of Baker-Vinters syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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