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Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome

Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Introduction

Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by progressive retinal damage, mental retardation and deafness. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome

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Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk 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 more »

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

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often 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 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 more »

Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome:

Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome, or a subtype of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome

  1. Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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