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MoyaMoya disease 1

MoyaMoya disease 1: Introduction

MoyaMoya disease 1: A very rare disorder involving progressive blocked arteries at the base of the brain (basal ganglia). Type 1 is caused by a genetic defect on chromosome 3p26-p24.2. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of MoyaMoya disease 1 is available below.

Symptoms of MoyaMoya disease 1

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Causes of MoyaMoya disease 1

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Less Common Symptoms of MoyaMoya disease 1

MoyaMoya disease 1: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and MoyaMoya disease 1

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 more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness 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 medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer' more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there 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 diagnosis. The condition 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 (MTBI), for which more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile 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 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, but migraines can also occur more »

MoyaMoya disease 1: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: MoyaMoya disease 1

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MoyaMoya disease 1: Rare Types

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MoyaMoya disease 1: Animations

Prognosis for MoyaMoya disease 1

Prognosis for MoyaMoya disease 1: mental retardation results in a third of cases

Statistics for MoyaMoya disease 1

MoyaMoya disease 1: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of MoyaMoya disease 1:

MoyaMoya disease 1 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that MoyaMoya disease 1, or a subtype of MoyaMoya disease 1, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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