Misdiagnosis of Toxemia
Toxemia: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Toxemia may include these medical conditions:
Common Misdiagnoses and Toxemia
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed.
Women with the condition tend to have heavy periods, since they actually have a bleeding disorder.
Severe afflictions may result in the women receiving a hysterectomy unnecessarily, when the
underlying cause has not been identified.
See the introduction to Von Willebrand's disease and bleeding disorder.
Misdiagnosis and Toxemia deaths
Toxemia is a condition
that can possibly be deadly if misdiagnosed...more »
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Toxemia
or confirming a diagnosis of Toxemia,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Toxemia may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Toxemia.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.
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