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Encephalocele anterior

Encephalocele anterior: Introduction

Encephalocele anterior: Protrusion of a portion of the brain tissue through a skull defect in the anterior portion of the skull. The severity of symptoms depends on the exact location and size of the deformity. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Encephalocele anterior is available below.

Symptoms of Encephalocele anterior

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Encephalocele anterior

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Disease Topics Related To Encephalocele anterior

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Encephalocele anterior: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Encephalocele anterior

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

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is 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 post-concussion syndrome and these 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 more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis more »

Encephalocele anterior: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Encephalocele anterior: Rare Types

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Encephalocele anterior: Animations

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Definitions of Encephalocele anterior:

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

Related Encephalocele anterior Info

More information about Encephalocele anterior

  1. Encephalocele anterior: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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