Roifman syndrome: Introduction
Roifman syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by abnormal bone growth, immune deficiency and an eye disorder.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Roifman syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Roifman syndrome
See full list of 18
symptoms of Roifman syndrome
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Roifman syndrome:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Roifman syndrome?
Causes of Roifman syndrome
Read more about causes of Roifman syndrome.
Roifman syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Roifman 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 anal itch (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...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 stroke or ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
...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...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 concussion diagnosis....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...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....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...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Roifman syndrome
Roifman syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Roifman syndrome
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Roifman syndrome:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Roifman syndrome,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Roifman syndrome: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Roifman syndrome: Animations
More Roifman syndrome animations & videos
Statistics for Roifman syndrome
Roifman syndrome: Broader Related Topics
Types of Roifman syndrome
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Roifman syndrome, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Definitions of Roifman syndrome:
Roifman syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Roifman syndrome, or a subtype of Roifman syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Contents for Roifman syndrome:
» Next page: What is Roifman syndrome?
Medical Tools & Articles:
Tools & Services:
Forums & Message Boards
- Ask or answer a question at the Boards: