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Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Introduction

Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: A very rare disorder characterized by the association of mental retardation and abnormal bone hardening. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hunter-Macpherson syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Hunter-Macpherson syndrome?

Causes of Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

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Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hunter-Macpherson 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...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 medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease,...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 the arm...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...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....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...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 symptoms can occur in post...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 children....read more »

Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

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Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Rare Types

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Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Animations

Statistics for Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Hunter-Macpherson syndrome:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Hunter-Macpherson syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Hunter-Macpherson syndrome Info

More information about Hunter-Macpherson syndrome

  1. Hunter-Macpherson syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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