Reese-Ellsworth syndrome: Introduction
Reese-Ellsworth syndrome: A rare disorder characterized by iridogoniodysgenesis (underdeveloped iris and fluid channels in the eye) as well as mental retardation, cleft palate, syndactyly and muscle disease.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Reese-Ellsworth syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
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symptoms of Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Reese-Ellsworth syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Reese-Ellsworth syndrome?
Causes of Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
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Disease Topics Related To Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
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Reese-Ellsworth syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Reese-Ellsworth 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 even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are ...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...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...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with...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...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...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 (MTBI), for...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...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 ...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.
See misdiagnosis of...read more »
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Reese-Ellsworth syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Prognosis for Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
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Reese-Ellsworth syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Reese-Ellsworth syndrome
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