Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

Moyamoya Syndrome

Moyamoya Syndrome: Introduction

Moyamoya Syndrome: A very rare disorder involving progressive blocked arteries at the base of the brain (basal ganglia). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Moyamoya Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Moyamoya Syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Moyamoya Syndrome:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Moyamoya Syndrome?

Moyamoya Syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Moyamoya Syndrome: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Moyamoya Syndrome.

Causes of Moyamoya Syndrome

Read more about causes of Moyamoya Syndrome.

Disease Topics Related To Moyamoya Syndrome

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Moyamoya Syndrome:

Less Common Symptoms of Moyamoya Syndrome

Moyamoya Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Moyamoya Syndrome

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because 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 more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. 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 more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. 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 X disorder can show 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 (such as Alzheimer' 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 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 more »

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

Moyamoya Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Moyamoya Syndrome

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Moyamoya Syndrome:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Moyamoya Syndrome, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Moyamoya Syndrome: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Moyamoya Syndrome

Medical research articles related to Moyamoya Syndrome include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Moyamoya Syndrome: Animations

Prognosis for Moyamoya Syndrome

Prognosis for Moyamoya Syndrome: mental retardation results in a third of cases

Research about Moyamoya Syndrome

Visit our research pages for current research about Moyamoya Syndrome treatments.

Moyamoya Syndrome: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Moyamoya Syndrome, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise