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
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symptoms of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome?
Causes of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome
Read more about causes of Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome.
Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
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 common...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...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 due to various...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
(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...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.
The...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...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....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 variety of...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...read more »
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Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Hersh-Podruch-Weisskopk syndrome
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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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