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Communicating hydrocephalus

Communicating hydrocephalus: Introduction

Communicating hydrocephalus: Communicating hydrocephalus is a type of abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Communicating hydrocephalus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Communicating hydrocephalus:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Communicating hydrocephalus

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Communicating hydrocephalus: Symptom Checker

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Communicating hydrocephalus Treatments

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Communicating hydrocephalus: Animations

Communicating hydrocephalus: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Communicating hydrocephalus: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Communicating hydrocephalus

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 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 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 condition goes 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 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' 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 also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or more »

Communicating hydrocephalus: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Communicating hydrocephalus: Related Rare Diseases

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Communicating hydrocephalus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Communicating hydrocephalus:

Detailed list of causes of Communicating hydrocephalus

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

How Common are these Causes of Communicating hydrocephalus?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Communicating hydrocephalus. Of the 14 causes of Communicating hydrocephalus that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Communicating hydrocephalus:

The following list of conditions have 'Communicating hydrocephalus' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Communicating hydrocephalus:

The following list of medical conditions have Communicating hydrocephalus or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Causes of Communicating hydrocephalus Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Communicating hydrocephalus based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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