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Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy

Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy: Introduction

A rare neurodegenerative disease. Adult patients suffer symptoms such as ataxia, choreoathetosis myoclonus, epilepsy and dementia and children suffer ataxia, myoclonus, epilepsy and mental retardation. The condition is also known as Haw River syndrome or Natito-Oyanagi disease. ...more »

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Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy: Deaths

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Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy: Complications

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Causes of Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy

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Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because 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 more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to 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, 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 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 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 more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical 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 more »

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Definitions of Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy:

Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy, or a subtype of Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Dentatorubral Pallidoluysian Atrophy as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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