pseudosclerosis

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pseudosclerosis

 [soo″do-sklĕ-ro´sis]
a condition with the symptoms but without the lesions of multiple sclerosis.
Westphal-Strümpell pseudosclerosis hepatolenticular degeneration.

pseu·do·scle·ro·sis

(sū'dō-sklē-rō'sis),
Inflammatory induration or fatty or other infiltration simulating fibrous thickening.
[pseudo- + G. sklērōsis, hardening]

pseudosclerosis

/pseu·do·scle·ro·sis/ (-sklĕ-ro´sis) a condition with the symptoms but without the lesions of multiple sclerosis.
Strümpell-Westphal pseudosclerosis , Westphal-Strümpell pseudosclerosis Wilson's disease.

pseudosclerosis

(soo″dō-sklē-rō′sĭs) [″ + sklerosis, a hardening]
A condition with the symptoms, but without the lesions, of multiple sclerosis of the nervous system.

Patient discussion about pseudosclerosis

Q. Hi this is Wilson; I have a daughter, who is 5. She has frequent nose bleeds when she is behaving badly. Hi this is Bell; I have a daughter, who is 5. She has frequent nose bleeds when she is behaving badly. She has been screened by her school for ADHD and I haven’t had a chance to consult a doctor for her screening and exam for ADHD. I thought that her nose bleeds cause due to her behavior? I need help.

A. I don’t have an idea about this. But I think that you should first discuss these issues with your doctor. Also mention to the doctor if she has any problems with sleeping, like only sleeping 6 hours a night. Try with occupational Therapists which help children and adults with small motor issues like handwriting and also with sensory issues like learning how to calm down. Early intervention is always best.

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