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Non- communicating hydrocephalus

Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Introduction

Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Non-communicating hydrocephalus is a specific type of accumulation of cerebral spinal fluid in the skull causing swelling of the brain. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Non- 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 Non- communicating hydrocephalus

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Symptom Checker

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

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Non- communicating hydrocephalus may include:

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Animations

Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Non- communicating hydrocephalus may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Non- 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 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' 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 by 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. The 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 (such as Alzheimer's 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 more »

Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Related Rare Diseases

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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Non- communicating hydrocephalus

Dandy-Walker syndrome is a congenital brain malformation involving the fourth ventricle... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Dandy-Walker Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)

Definitions of Non- communicating hydrocephalus:

Detailed list of causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus

The list below shows some of the causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Non- 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 Non- communicating hydrocephalus. Of the 7 causes of Non- 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
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Non- communicating hydrocephalus:

The following list of conditions have 'Non- 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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