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Walker Dyson syndrome

Walker Dyson syndrome: Introduction

Walker Dyson syndrome: A syndrome that is characterised by mental retardation, aniridia and vision problems. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Walker Dyson syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Walker Dyson syndrome

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Walker Dyson syndrome?

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Causes of Walker Dyson syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Walker Dyson syndrome

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Walker Dyson syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Walker Dyson syndrome

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to 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' 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 blood pressure. The more »

Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which 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 »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the more »

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Walker Dyson syndrome: Rare Types

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Walker Dyson syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Walker Dyson syndrome, or a subtype of Walker Dyson syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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