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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Symptomatic: Ataxia telangiectasia is a genetic condition with no cure. As such, therapy is directed at treating consequences of this disease. For example, it is b ... Read More

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
Unfortunately none: Unfortunately there is no cure for ataxia telangiectasia. The only treatment is physical and occupational therapy to help maintain function that remai ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Genetic: Ataxia telangiectasia is caused by a genetic mutation. It is transmitted in an autosomal recessive fashion. This means that for a child to get the dis ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Testing: Diagnosis is made by clinical history and exam. It is confirmed through genetic testing.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Ataxia: Ataxia telangiectasia is a condition in which abnormal vessel growth occurs in various parts of the body, especially in the motor control portion of t ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Many components: This is a recessive inherited disorder with many manifestations, most starting in early childhood including ataxic (drunken like) walking, peculiar ey ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience Plastic Surgery
Genetic disorder: Louis–bar syndrome) is a rare, neurodegenerative, inherited disease causing severe disability. Ataxia refers to poor coordination and telangiectasia t ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Try these: I would refer to the national institute of health page at: http://www.Ninds.Nih.Gov/disorders/a_t/a-t.Htm as well as the national cancer institutes ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
Symptomatic: Ataxia telangiectasia is a genetic condition with no cure. As such, therapy is directed at treating consequences of this disease. For example, it is b ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
What symptoms?: What symptoms are you experiencing? Ataxia telangiectasia is a genetic condition that manifests in children, so it is unlikely that you are developing ... Read More
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