Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome: Introduction
Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by dry, scaly skin, enlarged liver and spleen and a incoordination.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome
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symptoms of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome:
- Food Allergies & Intolerances: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome?
Causes of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome
Read more about causes of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome.
Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be...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 contains a variety of "good"...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 kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut.
This...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...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect)....read more »
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by...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...read more »
Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients
with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician.
The reasons are multifactorial.
Possible conditions include ...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...read more »
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Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Digestive Health Specialists (Gastroenterology):
- Skin Health Specialists (Dermatology):
- Liver Health Specialists (Hepatology):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome
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Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Dykes-Markes-Harper syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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