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Rubella panencephalitis

Rubella panencephalitis: Introduction

Rubella panencephalitis: A very rare complication of rubella infection where neurological symptoms develop following a congenital rubella infection and very rarely with childhood rubella. It is believed that the condition is the result of persistent rubella virus infection. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rubella panencephalitis is available below.

Symptoms of Rubella panencephalitis

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Rubella panencephalitis?

Causes of Rubella panencephalitis

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Rubella panencephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rubella panencephalitis

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 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 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 Alzheimer's disease, 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 (it can, of course, also fail 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" 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. 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), 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 can occur in 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 more »

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

Rubella panencephalitis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rubella panencephalitis

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Rubella panencephalitis: Rare Types

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Rubella panencephalitis: Animations

Prognosis for Rubella panencephalitis

Prognosis for Rubella panencephalitis: Death usually occurs within a decade of onset of symptoms but can occur as early as two years after the onset of symptoms.

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Definitions of Rubella panencephalitis:

A rare loss of mental and physical skills in adolescents; associated with the rubella virus - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Related Rubella panencephalitis Info

More information about Rubella panencephalitis

  1. Rubella panencephalitis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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