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noonan syndrome life expectancy

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
May be normal: Children with Noonan's Syndrome may have cardiac abnormalities such as pulmonic stenosis, ASD (atrial septal defect), VSD (ventricular septal defect). ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Noonan: Life expectancy is reduced in Noonan syndrome by 10 years, mostly related to complications of Noonan syndrome related to their heart and bleeding tend ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Lots of issues: Noonan syndrome is a congenital disorder that can be due to a spontaneous mutation or due to autosomal dominant inheritance from a parent. There are a ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Genetic condition : Noonan syndrome is a genetic disorder that prevents normal development in various parts of the body. A person can be affected by noonan syndrome in va ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Haven't seen numbers: Haven't seen any numbers on life expectancy of lennox-gastaut patients. Maybe nobody has collected and published that information. One website reporte ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Fischer
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: If diagnosed and properly treated (usually with a procedure called an ablation) one can have a normal life expectancy. However, prior to treatment a p ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: On the course of the disease, organ involvement, baseline health status, the aggressiveness of the condition, and many other factors (response to trea ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Jesurun
47 years experience Neonatology
Variable: It is important to understand that the brain may dictate bodily function. If lisencephaly is part of miller-dieker syndrome death may occur before a ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sternberg
48 years experience Clinical Psychology
Genetic disorders: It would help if you would be specific about what your genetic disorder is.
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Normal: Why do you ask? If a family member is affected, the parents should have received genetics counseling: If not, they should arrange for it. See Treac ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
Usually normal: The life expectancy of a person with Treacher Collins Syndrome is normal. The exception is if there are significant jaw malformations which can affec ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Normal: In the bad old days, these people would live normal life spans but remain tiny and simple-minded, like children. Read about "cretins". To allow this t ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Normal: These women appear no different from any other and have no special problems.
A female asked:
Dr. Dallas Bailes
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Normal: If the craniofacial abnormalities are addressed then the life expectancy can be otherwise normal.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Rosner
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: Marfan's syndrome patients die from complications of aortic valve widening. If this is treated with inderal, (propranolol) progression is slower and ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Williams syndrome: Check out this site: http://williams-syndrome.Org/ws.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Normal: before neurosurgeons learned how to open prematurely fused skull sutures, patients who went untreated would have severe effects from constricting the ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No data about this: Life expectancy is generally reduced but there is no data available to tell us how much it is reduced. It depends on the complications of the disease, ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natarajan Raman
32 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not Known: This disease has been diagnosed in about 300-500 people and is known as a disease entity only since 2005. Life expectancy is expected to increase lik ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Impossible to say: The life span depends on the severity of the diseases. Most patients with these diseases have a normal life expectancy.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Turner's Syndrome: The prognosis for turner's syndrome diagnosed at birth is usually good. They will be short. They have streaked gonads. They can have a webbed neck. Th ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Unchanged: It is no different from people without graves disease. Graves can/should be effectively treated and should have no effect on overall health.
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