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Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: Introduction

Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: Childhood seizures associated with fevers. Certain genetic defects are linked to a predisposition for developing these types of seizures. Type 9 is linked to a defect on chromosome 3p24.2-p23. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9 is available below.

Symptoms of Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

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Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: Complications

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Causes of Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

  • The condition is due to a genetic defect inherited in an autosomal dominant manner
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Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

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Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), 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, 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, more »

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

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Prognosis for Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

Prognosis for Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: The condition is considered benign with most cases resolving by the age of 5 years. A small number of patients will go on to develop seizures without associated fevers later in life.

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More information about Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9

  1. Familial Febrile Convulsions, 9: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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