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Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome

Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome: Introduction

Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by muscle problems, abnormal skin pigmentation, movement disorder, mental retardation and scoliosis. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome

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Causes of Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome

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Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson 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 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 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 more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it 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 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 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 more »

Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often 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 more »

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Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome: Rare Types

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Definitions of Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome:

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

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome Info

More information about Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome

  1. Saul-Wilkes-Stevenson syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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