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Aura: Introduction

Aura: A sensation that precedes and marks the onset of a neurological condition. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Aura, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Aura:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Aura. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Aura

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Aura: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Aura, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Aura Treatments

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Stories from Users for Aura

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Aura: Animations

Aura: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Aura may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Aura

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Misdiagnosis and Aura

Migraine an undiagnosed cause of headache: It is surprising that many migraine sufferers are not initially diagnosed. Although the condition is fairly well known, there are also more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there are also various other causes. See 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, 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 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 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 more »

Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders). For example, fatigue, more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of more »

Aura: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Aura: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Aura: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Definitions of Aura:

A sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Aura

The list below shows some of the causes of Aura mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Aura?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Aura. Of the 16 causes of Aura that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 15 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Aura:

The following list of conditions have 'Aura' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Classifications of Aura:

Medical Conditions associated with Aura:

Headache (2433 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

Symptoms related to Aura:

Migraine (37 causes), Vision changes (2526 causes), Vision symptoms (2526 causes), Epilepsy (132 causes), Hallucination (288 causes), Seizure (2418 causes), Fits (2418 causes)

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Medical News summaries about Aura

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