Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Introduction
Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: The abnormal position of the atriums of the heart.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia is available below.
Symptoms of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
- Cardiovascular malformation
- Wrongly arranged visceral organs
- Symmetric liver
- Wrongly positioned spleen
- Wrongly positioned stomach
- more symptoms...»
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symptoms of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Viscero-atrial heterotaxia:
- High Blood Pressure: Home Testing
- Heart Health: Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Viscero-atrial heterotaxia?
Causes of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
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Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder.
Some of...read more »
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal.
It...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children.
Some of the symptoms...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are ...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
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Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Rare Types
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Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Animations
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Prognosis for Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
Prognosis for Viscero-atrial heterotaxia:
The prognosis is generally considered to be poor.
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Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Broader Related Topics
Types of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia
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Definitions of Viscero-atrial heterotaxia:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Viscero-atrial heterotaxia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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