Misdiagnosis of Tumor lysis syndrome
Diseases for which Tumor lysis syndrome may be an alternative diagnosis
The other diseases for which Tumor lysis syndrome
is listed as a possible alternative
diagnosis in their lists include:
Tumor lysis syndrome: Medical Mistakes
Related medical mistakes may include:
Tumor lysis syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
Common Misdiagnoses and Tumor lysis syndrome
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.
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi.
Tumor lysis syndrome: Rare Types
Rare types of medical disorders and diseases in related medical areas:
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Tumor lysis syndrome
or confirming a diagnosis of Tumor lysis syndrome,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Tumor lysis syndrome may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Tumor lysis syndrome.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.