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Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome

Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Introduction

Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: A type of neurodegenerative disorder that involves pyramidal and extrapyramidal symptoms. It can occur in middle-aged or old people and usually results in death within a year of onset. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome

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Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome

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 was 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 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 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 more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is 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 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, 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 of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of Vitamin more »

Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Rare Types

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Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Animations

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More information about Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome

  1. Lhermitte-McAlpine syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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