Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Introduction

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: A rare fatal metabolic disorder characterized by reduced muscle tone, failure to thrive and a small head. The disease is caused by a deficiency of Leukotriene C4 synthase. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly is available below.

Symptoms of Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly?

Causes of Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

Read more about causes of Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly.

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

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...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...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, it...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...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 to measure blood pressure can...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...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 Parkinson's disease or dementia...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...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 »

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Animations

Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly Info

More information about Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly

  1. Hypotonia -- failure to thrive -- microcephaly: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise