Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: Introduction
Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by abnormal brain development, a small head and genital abnormalities.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
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symptoms of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
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Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
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causes of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
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occasional symptoms of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or...read more »
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 misdiagnosed as a "nervous...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 ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure...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 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 misdiagnosed on their return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in post...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 migraines can also occur in children...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).
See symptoms of Vitamin B12...read more »
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Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome
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Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome: Rare Types
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Definitions of Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Proud-Levine-Carpenter syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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