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Rasmussen encephalitis

Rasmussen encephalitis: Introduction

Rasmussen encephalitis: A very rare disorder of the central nervous system which usually involves only one side of the brain and involves seizures, mental deterioration and progressive weakness on one side of the body. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rasmussen encephalitis is available below.

Symptoms of Rasmussen encephalitis

Treatments for Rasmussen encephalitis

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Rasmussen encephalitis: Deaths

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Rasmussen encephalitis: Complications

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Causes of Rasmussen encephalitis

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Disease Topics Related To Rasmussen encephalitis

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Rasmussen encephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rasmussen encephalitis

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. more »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off after about 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, 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 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 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 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 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, more »

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

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Rasmussen encephalitis: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Rasmussen encephalitis

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Definitions of Rasmussen encephalitis:

Rasmussen encephalitis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rasmussen encephalitis, or a subtype of Rasmussen encephalitis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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