Gustavson syndrome: Introduction
Gustavson syndrome: A very rare condition characterized by features such as mental retardation, spasticity, seizures and eye and ear problems.
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causes, and treatments of Gustavson syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Gustavson syndrome
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symptoms of Gustavson syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Gustavson syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Gustavson syndrome
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Gustavson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Gustavson 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 ...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...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,...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
...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used 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 injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis....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 particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the...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...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 also occur...read more »
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Gustavson syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Gustavson syndrome
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Gustavson syndrome: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Gustavson syndrome
Prognosis for Gustavson syndrome:
Death usually occurs in infancy or early childhood.
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Gustavson syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Gustavson syndrome
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