Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: Introduction
Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by a short head, deafness, cataracts and mental retardation.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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symptoms of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Fine-Lubinsky syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Fine-Lubinsky syndrome?
Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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causes of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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 absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or ...read more »
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 a ...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, occur...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...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...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...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...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 ...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...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 can...read more »
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Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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Fine-Lubinsky syndrome: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Fine-Lubinsky syndrome
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Definitions of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome:
Fine-Lubinsky syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Fine-Lubinsky syndrome, or a subtype of Fine-Lubinsky syndrome,
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 Fine-Lubinsky syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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