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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
A lot of them : There are a lot of bone diseases/disorders known- from trauma, inflammatory process, infections, autoimmune disease, degenerative disorder, benign tu ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sudilovsky
27 years experience in Pathology
No short answer: There are literally hundreds of primary bone or systemic (whole body) disorders that can affect bone formation, metabolism, maintenance. There are ju ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
See below: Any disease process that affects the skeletal system. Some can be metabolic, such as osteoporosis; others can be infectious, inflammatory, traumatic, ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Mild cases may not require treatment. For the patients needing treatment, many of the meds used to treat osteoporosis will also treat pagets. I genera ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See below: These websites below might serve as a starting point. Good luck! http://www.Ftdsg.Org/index.Htm__ http://www.Theaftd.Org/.
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Here are some websites. I hope you find some relief! http://www.Theacpa.Org/33/supportgroups.Aspx http://chronic-pain.Supportgroups.Com/ http:// ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Yes: Call your local american cancer society for more information and support, if in the usa. They can connect you with national or local organizations and ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience in Pediatric Surgery
Yes: There are several. You can google hirschsprung's disease and you will be surprised.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Look online: Since mitochondrial disorders are still considered rare disease entities, support groups at a local level would be very dificult to find. I suggest y ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ball
18 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
LLS: One place to start would be with your local leukemia and lymphoma society. They are at www.Lls.Org good luck.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience in LASIK Surgery
Www.losteye.com: www.losteye.com is a valuable online support resource. There are many other groups which can be found my searching "enucleation support group" on a g ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Ocularist: An artificial eye maker is termed ocularist. They would have contact with enucleation support groups so ask you eye maker about this.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several: Try http://www.Experienceproject.Com/groups/have-pagets-disease-of-bone/99046.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience in Internal Medicine
Cancer society: They will point you in the right direction.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
44 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Try the following: http://www.ncoa.org/ and https://www.Thefamilycaregiver.Org/caregiving_resources/agencies_and_organizations.Cfm. This may get you started in the righ ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
35 years experience in Child Psychiatry
You have to search: Locally. Try asking around, at local hospitals, community mental health centers, women's health centers, and the private offices of counselors who do ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Likely yes: They should be online, and if not, ask your doctor if he/she knows of such things.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Many: There are many support services available for patients and families. One can begin to search for local resources. If none are available, contact the a ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Check this web site: I am sure they help to find one. Osteogenesis imperfecta foundation: www.Oif.Org/.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in General Surgery
ACS: Please look up or go online and contact your local american cancer society and ask what is available in your area. www.cancer.org.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Why?: You don't usually need a support group for an acute infection that you recover from. Support groups are for people with chronic infections. And if e ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes: Most large communities have a retinitis pigmentosa support group. You can find out about them from your local society for the blind, state agencies f ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience in neurology
Depends: There seems to be a confusion in your mind about physical dependence and addiction. Addiction is psychological dependence on the substance not for con ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
44 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
YES: Try search for interstitial cystitis (ic) support group in your local area. I strongly recommend it. There many different way to deal with the symp ... Read More
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