Neurofibromatosis type 3A
Neurofibromatosis type 3A: Introduction
Neurofibromatosis type 3A: A rare genetic disorder characterized by areas of increased and decreased skin pigmentation and the development of many non-cancerous nerve and skin tumors some of which may eventually become malignant. The skin tumors tend to develop characteristically on the palms of the hands.
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causes, and treatments of Neurofibromatosis type 3A is available below.
Symptoms of Neurofibromatosis type 3A
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symptoms of Neurofibromatosis type 3A
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Neurofibromatosis type 3A:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Neurofibromatosis type 3A?
Causes of Neurofibromatosis type 3A
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Neurofibromatosis type 3A: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Neurofibromatosis type 3A
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 initially...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 medical conditions,
such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease,
it...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....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...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 »
Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer
from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed.
The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not often
seen by physicians...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...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple...read more »
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Neurofibromatosis type 3A: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Neurofibromatosis type 3A
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Neurofibromatosis type 3A: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Neurofibromatosis type 3A
Prognosis for Neurofibromatosis type 3A:
the condition can result in rapid death if multiple tumors develop in the central nervous system
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Types of Neurofibromatosis type 3A
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