Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: Introduction
Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by retarded growth, a small head, anemia, immunodeficiency and an underdeveloped brain (cerebellum).
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome
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symptoms of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome?
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Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome
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Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson 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...read more »
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be...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...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 medical conditions,
such as a stroke or Alzheimer's...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 can, of course,...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...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 condition goes...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...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 ...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 in...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis...read more »
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Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome
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Definitions of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome:
Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome, or a subtype of Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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