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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Proteus Syndrome: Proteus syndrome, also known as wiedemann syndrome (named after the german paediatrician hans-rudolf wiedemann), is a congenital disorder that causes ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Proteus Syndrome: Proteus syndrome, also known as wiedemann syndrome (named after the german paediatrician hans-rudolf wiedemann), is a congenital disorder that causes ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Proteus syndrome: "is a rare condition characterized by overgrowth of the bones, skin, and other tissues. Organs and tissues affected by the disease grow out of proport ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Nothing Curative: Proteus syndrome refers to the abnormal growth of bone, tissue, and skin. There is no specific treatment that will stop or cure this problem. Local de ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: This is the actual illness that affected "the elephant man". It's a somatic mutation a clone of cells in the unborn child shortly after conception. Th ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Yes: Yes, this a rare physical disorder that is not "caught" from the environment. In at least some cases a connection has been found with a specfic geneti ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Proteus syndrome: Proteus syndrome is a very rare condition, wherein an overgrowth occurs involving skin, bones, muscles, blood and lymphatic vessels. It is progressive ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Nothing Curative: Proteus syndrome refers to the abnormal growth of bone, tissue, and skin. There is no specific treatment that will stop or cure this problem. Local de ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Many antibiotics: Proteus mirabilis is generally quite sensitive to antibiotics commonly used for gram negative infections such as cephalosporins, quinolones, septra, ( ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Typhus blood work: This is the old Weil-Felix test to look for people who may have been infected with typhus and other rickettsial diseases. Usually it's used by public ... Read More

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