A 21-year-old female asked:
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if my uncle has huntingtons disease, about how long will he live?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Variable: Average after onset of symptoms is about 20 years.
Answered on Jun 10, 2013

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