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Viscero-atrial heterotaxia

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...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Viscero-atrial heterotaxia:

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 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 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 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. 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 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 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 more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's 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 more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test 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 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 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 more »

Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Viscero-atrial heterotaxia

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Viscero-atrial heterotaxia, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Animations

Prognosis for Viscero-atrial heterotaxia

Prognosis for Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: The prognosis is generally considered to be poor.

Statistics for Viscero-atrial heterotaxia

Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Broader Related Topics

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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

Related Viscero-atrial heterotaxia Info

More information about Viscero-atrial heterotaxia

  1. Viscero-atrial heterotaxia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis

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