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Ivemark Syndrome

Ivemark Syndrome: Introduction

Ivemark Syndrome: A rare progressive disorder characterized by absence or abnormal development of the spleen and malformations of the heart vessels. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ivemark Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Ivemark Syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Ivemark Syndrome?

Ivemark Syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Ivemark Syndrome: Deaths

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Ivemark Syndrome: Complications

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  • Early death due to heart failure
  • Early death due to overwhelming bacterial infection
  • Early death due to multiple systemic thrombosis
  • more complications...»

Causes of Ivemark Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Ivemark Syndrome

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Less Common Symptoms of Ivemark Syndrome

Ivemark Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ivemark Syndrome

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. 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 ( 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 more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease) more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible conditions more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are more »

Ivemark Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Ivemark Syndrome

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Ivemark Syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Ivemark Syndrome

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Ivemark Syndrome: Animations

Research about Ivemark Syndrome

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Statistics for Ivemark Syndrome

Ivemark Syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Ivemark Syndrome:

Ivemark Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Ivemark Syndrome, or a subtype of Ivemark Syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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