MoyaMoya disease 2
MoyaMoya disease 2: Introduction
MoyaMoya disease 2: A very rare disorder involving progressive blocked arteries at the base of the brain (basal ganglia). Type 2 is caused by a genetic defect on chromosome 17q25.
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causes, and treatments of MoyaMoya disease 2 is available below.
Symptoms of MoyaMoya disease 2
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symptoms of MoyaMoya disease 2
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Causes of MoyaMoya disease 2
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Less Common Symptoms of MoyaMoya disease 2
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MoyaMoya disease 2: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and MoyaMoya disease 2
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 »
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...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 due to various...read 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 are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor,
which...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, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis.
The condition goes by...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...read 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 ...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed.
It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia...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, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
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MoyaMoya disease 2: Research Doctors & Specialists
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MoyaMoya disease 2: Rare Types
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Prognosis for MoyaMoya disease 2
Prognosis for MoyaMoya disease 2:
mental retardation results in a third of cases
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Types of MoyaMoya disease 2
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Definitions of MoyaMoya disease 2:
MoyaMoya disease 2 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 2, or a subtype of MoyaMoya disease 2,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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