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Joubert Syndrome 10

Joubert Syndrome 10: Introduction

Joubert Syndrome 10: Joubert syndrome is a rare congenital neurological disorder characterized mainly by a brain anomaly where the cerebellar vermis is underdeveloped. This part of the brain is responsible to for balance and coordination. Most of the symptoms are of a neurological type. There are ten subtypes of the disorder, each with a different origin for the genetic anomaly. Type 10 is linked to a defect on chromosome Xp22.3. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Joubert Syndrome 10 is available below.

Symptoms of Joubert Syndrome 10

Treatments for Joubert Syndrome 10

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Causes of Joubert Syndrome 10

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Joubert Syndrome 10: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Joubert Syndrome 10

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...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...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 of mild traumatic brain injury...read more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often...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...read 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...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see ...read more »

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Prognosis for Joubert Syndrome 10

Prognosis for Joubert Syndrome 10: The prognosis depends mainly on how much of the cerebellar vermis portion of the brain is missing - symptoms can vary from mild to severe. Irregular breathing patterns tend to improve after about a year though apnea usually persists.

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