Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria
Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Introduction
Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Polymicrogyria refers to abnormal brain development where the brain has abnormally smooth gyri (convolutions) on the surface of the brain. In bilateral occipital polymicrogyria, the anomaly covers both sides of the brain at the back of the head (occiput). The condition is characterized by various manifestations, particularly seizures and behavioral problems.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria is available below.
Symptoms of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria
- Salivation during seizure episode
- Laryngeal constriction during seizure episode
- Buzzing in ears during seizure episode
- Epigastric sensations during seizure episode
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria
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Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria
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...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 mild concussion diagnosis.
The...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...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 dementia (such as ...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.
A variety of symptoms...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 ...read more »
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Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Bilateral Occipital Polymicrogyria: Rare Types
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