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Brainsten dysfunction

Brainsten dysfunction: Introduction

Brainsten dysfunction: Diseases of the brain stem can result to abnormalities in the function of cranial nerves which may lead to visual disturbances, pupil abnormalities, changes in sensation, muscle weakness, hearing problems, vertigo, swallowing and speech difficulty, voice change, and co-ordination problems. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Brainsten dysfunction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Brainsten dysfunction: Symptom Checker

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Brainsten dysfunction: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Brainsten dysfunction

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Brainsten dysfunction: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Brainsten dysfunction

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. 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, 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 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 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 be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often 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 of migraine or introduction more »

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Brainsten dysfunction: Related Rare Diseases

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Brainsten dysfunction: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Brainsten dysfunction

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How Common are these Causes of Brainsten dysfunction?

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

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Brainsten dysfunction:

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Causes of Brainsten dysfunction Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Brainsten dysfunction:

    Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)

    Symptoms related to Brainsten dysfunction:

    Autism, Demyelinating diseases, Encephalitis (137 causes), Encephalopathy (185 causes), Hemorrhages (1783 causes), Infarcts, Meningitis (160 causes), Trauma, Tumors

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