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Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Introduction

Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: An early-onset form of myoclonic seizures. It is caused by brain abnormalities due to such things as brain malformations and inborn errors of metabolism. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy is available below.

Symptoms of Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

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Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Complications

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Causes of Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

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Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

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 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 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 the 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 (MTBI), for which 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 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 can more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See more »

Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Rare Types

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Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Animations

Prognosis for Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

Prognosis for Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: seizures generally don't respond to treatment and many die in the first year of life

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Definitions of Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy Info

More information about Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy

  1. Precocious myoclonic encephalopathy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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