Hypothalamic hamartomas: Introduction
Hypothalamic hamartomas: A benign congenital tumor that develops on or near the hypothalamus.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Hypothalamic hamartomas is available below.
Symptoms of Hypothalamic hamartomas
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symptoms of Hypothalamic hamartomas
Treatments for Hypothalamic hamartomas
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Causes of Hypothalamic hamartomas
- The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
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Less Common Symptoms of Hypothalamic hamartomas
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occasional symptoms of Hypothalamic hamartomas
Hypothalamic hamartomas: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Hypothalamic hamartomas
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 as a ...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 »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....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...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...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 variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »
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Hypothalamic hamartomas: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hypothalamic hamartomas: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hypothalamic hamartomas
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Prognosis for Hypothalamic hamartomas
Prognosis for Hypothalamic hamartomas:
Death during infancy occurs in most cases.
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Types of Hypothalamic hamartomas
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Definitions of Hypothalamic hamartomas:
Hypothalamic hamartomas is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Hypothalamic hamartomas, or a subtype of Hypothalamic hamartomas,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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