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Keshan disease

Keshan disease: Introduction

Keshan disease: A heart muscle disease believed to be caused by a deficiency of the mineral called selenium in the diet. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Keshan disease is available below.

Symptoms of Keshan disease

Treatments for Keshan disease

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Keshan disease?

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Keshan disease: Complications

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Causes of Keshan disease

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Disease Topics Related To Keshan disease

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Keshan disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Keshan disease

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die 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 more »

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

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the more »

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

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

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Hospitals & Clinics: Keshan disease

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Keshan disease: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Keshan disease

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Keshan disease: Animations

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