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Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy

Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy: Introduction

Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy: A rare progressive disorder characterized mainly by a small head, mental retardation and spastic quadriplegia. The disorder most often occurs in children with a severe lack of oxygen around the time of birth or in infants who have had a congenital infection. Some cases are believed to be familial and involve no infection or low oxygen problems. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy is available below.

Symptoms of Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy

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Causes of Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy

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Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental...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...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 mild ...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...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...read 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...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...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 symptoms of multiple sclerosis...read more »

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Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy: Rare Types

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  1. Progressive cerebellocerebral atrophy: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
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  7. Types
 

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