Signs of Joubert Syndrome
Symptoms of Joubert Syndrome
The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Joubert Syndrome may include:
List of 29
Joubert Syndrome Symptoms
Note that Joubert Syndrome symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient,
but the phrase Joubert Syndrome signs may often refer to those signs
that are only noticable by a doctor.
Signs or Symptoms of Joubert Syndrome:
is characterized by absence or underdevelopment of a part of the brain
called the cerebellar vermis and a malformed brain stem.
The most common
features include ataxia (lack of muscle control), an abnormal breathing
pattern called hypernea, sleep apnea, abnormal eye and tongue movements,
and hypotonia. Other malformations such as extra fingers and toes, cleft
lip or palate, tongue abnormalities, and seizures may also occur. There
may be mild or moderate retardation.
(Source: excerpt from NINDS Joubert Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)
More Symptoms of Joubert Syndrome:
More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Joubert Syndrome article.
In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture
of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition
and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions,
it may be necessary to examine symptoms
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What are the signs of Joubert Syndrome?
The phrase "signs of Joubert Syndrome" should, strictly speaking,
refer only to those signs and symptoms of Joubert Syndrome that are not readily apparent to the patient.
The word "symptoms of Joubert Syndrome" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Joubert Syndrome.
The signs and symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Joubert Syndrome.
This medical information about signs and symptoms for Joubert Syndrome has been gathered
from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Joubert Syndrome signs or Joubert Syndrome symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Joubert Syndrome may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Joubert Syndrome symptoms.