Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Introduction
Pallister-Hall Syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by hypothalamic hamartoblastoma, hypopituitarism, imperforate anus and polydactyly.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Pallister-Hall Syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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symptoms of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Related Patient Stories
Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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occasional symptoms of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Pallister-Hall Syndrome
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness...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...read more »
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes....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...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 traumatic brain injury ...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...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were...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...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see ...read more »
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Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Research about Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Clinical Trials for Pallister-Hall Syndrome
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Pallister-Hall Syndrome include:
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Statistics for Pallister-Hall Syndrome
Pallister-Hall Syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Pallister-Hall Syndrome
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Definitions of Pallister-Hall Syndrome:
A syndrome of hypothalamic hamartoblastoma, craniofacial abnormalities, polydactyly, and endocrine, cardiac, renal defects, and mild mental retardation in some cases.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Pallister-Hall Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Pallister-Hall Syndrome, or a subtype of Pallister-Hall Syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Pallister-Hall Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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