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is bruising a symptom of wiskott aldrich

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Classic triad of wiscott-aldrich syndrome are recurrent infections, bleeding diathesis due to thrombocytopenia(low platelet count), and extensive ecze ... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Wiskott Aldrich: Wiskott aldrich symptoms include the following: 1. Increased tendency to bleed caused by a significantly reduced number of platelets 2. Recurrent bac ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Wasserman
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, infections: With excellent supportive care to prevent and treat infection and spleen removal to prevent bleeding was patients can grow to adulthood. The best hope ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiro Kiguchi
10 years experience Pediatrics
Rare genetic disease: Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS) is a rare X-linked recessive disease that affects males. Patients with WAS have eczema, low platelet counts, and immuno ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See your Doctor: Laboratory and hematologic testing is essential. Possibly genetic testing as well. Lastly, the history and physical exam are very important. See an im ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
WISKOTT ALDRICH: Impaired antibody responses to antigens, elevated ige and iga, low igm, normal igg levels and thrombocytopenia resulting from b and t cell defect.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
WISKOTT ALDRICH: Treatment is splenectomy, antibiotics and bone marrow transplantation.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
36 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on symptoms: Treatment depends on what symptoms are occurring. For instance, if there is bacterial infection, antibiotics are needed. If blood platelet counts ar ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walid Abuhammour
38 years experience Pediatrics
Genetic disease: It is a genetic disorder which is transmitted on the y-chromosome. Males(boys) have xy chromosomes and females (girls have xx chromosome).
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Silverman
Specializes in Infectious Disease
No: Given that it's a x-linked recessive condition it affects men ...Women will be carriers.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Prenatal molecular analysis by direct mutation analysis, and crrier stage can be DX by chromosomal analysis.
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