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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
N-P Disease SYmptoms: Symptoms are related to the organs in which they accumulate. Just a few examples are enlargement of the liver and spleen, unsteady gait, slurring of s ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Symptoms of Pick Dis: Symptoms of pick disease are1difficulty in speech and thinking2 behaviour changes and impairment of social contacts3 passivity4 inertia 5 overactivity ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Symptoms of Pick Dis: Symptoms of pick disease are1difficulty in speech and thinking2 behaviour changes and impairment of social contacts3 passivity4 inertia 5 overactivity ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Testing: Enzymatic and genetic mutation analysis testing through special blood work that your physician can order.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
18 years experience Sleep Medicine
Genetic testing: There are genetic tests that are available. If it is a strong concern as a female, you can see genetic counselor before becoming pregnant or if are p ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jefferson Chen
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Neurological issues: Niemann-pick disease is a lysosomal storage disorder wherein the patient cannot degrade sphingomyelin-one of the major lipids of the nervous system. T ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Niemann Pick Disease: is a group of metabolic disorders with autosomal recessive inheritance. Each child of 2 carriers has a 25% chance of inheriting the defective gene fro ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Niemann Pick disease: Niemann Pick disease is a group of metabolic disorders that are caused by genetic mutations. The disorder is in the lysosomal storage system. Sphin ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jefferson Chen
34 years experience Neurosurgery
See a geneticist: Niemannn-pick disease is autosomal recessive. Thus, both parents would have to be carriers for the child to manifest the disease. Niemann-pick is divi ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jefferson Chen
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Clinical trials: Niemann pick is a progressive disease due to metabolic abnormality that leads to the improper degradation of lipids and build-up in the lysosomes. The ... Read More
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