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Brain stem infarction

Brain stem infarction: Introduction

Brain stem infarction: an usually fatal ischemic event involving the brain stem. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Brain stem infarction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Brain stem infarction: Symptom Checker

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Brain stem infarction: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Brain stem infarction

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Misdiagnosis and Brain stem infarction

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 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 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 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), for which the symptoms are typically mild. 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 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 more »

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Brain stem infarction: Related Rare Diseases

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Brain stem infarction: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Brain stem infarction

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How Common are these Causes of Brain stem infarction?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Brain stem infarction. Of the 9 causes of Brain stem infarction that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Brain stem infarction:

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Medical Conditions associated with Brain stem infarction:

Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)

Symptoms related to Brain stem infarction:

Bow Hunter's stroke, Dolichoectasia of basilar artery, Fibromuscular dysplasia, Metastases, Motor vehicle accidents, Vertebrobasilar dissection, Trauma

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