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Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Introduction

Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: A genetic disorder characterized by severe epilepsy and dyskinesia that starts during infancy. This form of the condition is caused by a defect on the ARX gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy is available below.

Symptoms of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

Treatments for Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

  • Systemic corticosteroids - this can cause eye problems such as increased intraocular pressure so needs to be monitored carefully
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Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Complications

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Causes of Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

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Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

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. 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 speak. This 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, 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, also fail to more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a 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 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. 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 more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often seen 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 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 syndrome and these 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 more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as more »

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More information about Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy

  1. Infantile epileptic-dyskinetic encephalopathy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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