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Severe chronic forgetfulness

Severe chronic forgetfulness: Introduction

Severe chronic forgetfulness: also known as dementia. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Severe chronic forgetfulness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Severe chronic forgetfulness: Symptom Checker

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Severe chronic forgetfulness: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Severe chronic forgetfulness

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Severe chronic forgetfulness: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Severe chronic forgetfulness

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there 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 disease, it more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder 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 »

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Severe chronic forgetfulness: Related Rare Diseases

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Severe chronic forgetfulness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Severe chronic forgetfulness

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How Common are these Causes of Severe chronic forgetfulness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Severe chronic forgetfulness. Of the 13 causes of Severe chronic forgetfulness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Severe chronic forgetfulness:

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Medical Conditions associated with Severe chronic forgetfulness:

Memory symptoms (523 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Severe chronic forgetfulness:

Alzhemier's disease, Dementia due to HIV disease (4 causes), Huntington's disease (2 causes), Parkinson's disease, Brain tumour (14 causes), Lewy body dementia, Pick disease

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