Say-Meyer syndrome: Introduction
Say-Meyer syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by short stature, developmental delay and trigonocephaly (premature fusion of skull bones giving the forehead a triangular shape).
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causes, and treatments of Say-Meyer syndrome is available below.
Symptoms of Say-Meyer syndrome
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Say-Meyer syndrome: Complications
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Causes of Say-Meyer syndrome
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Less Common Symptoms of Say-Meyer syndrome
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Say-Meyer syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Say-Meyer 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...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 sudden inability to speak.
This was...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...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain,...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple...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.
The...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...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition
that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often...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...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,...read more »
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Definitions of Say-Meyer syndrome:
Trigonocephaly, short stature, and retarded psychomotor development.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Say-Meyer syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Say-Meyer syndrome, or a subtype of Say-Meyer 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 Say-Meyer syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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