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Misdiagnosis of Placenta previa

Misdiagnosis of Placenta previa

Placenta previa is rarely misdiagnosed with consistent monitoring of the mother and unborn child....more about Placenta previa »

Alternative diagnoses list for Placenta previa:

For a diagnosis of Placenta previa, the following list of conditions have been mentioned in sources as possible alternative diagnoses to consider during the diagnostic process for Placenta previa:

Diseases for which Placenta previa may be an alternative diagnosis

The other diseases for which Placenta previa is listed as a possible alternative diagnosis in their lists include:

Placenta previa: Medical Mistakes

Related medical mistakes may include:

Placenta previa: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:

Common Misdiagnoses and Placenta previa

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and warmth, but not necessarily a physical breast lump. This type of breast cancer should be considered as an uncommon possibility for certain types of breast symptoms.

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See misdiagnosis of celiac disease.

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or associated medical conditions that further reduce fertility. Some of these hidden causes include COPD, diabetes, thyroid disorders (overactive thyroid or underactive thyroid) and metabolic syndrome. See also other causes of infertility.

Placenta previa: Rare Types

Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:

General Misdiagnosis Articles

Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.

About misdiagnosis:

When checking for a misdiagnosis of Placenta previa or confirming a diagnosis of Placenta previa, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of Placenta previa may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Placenta previa. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.

 

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