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Mom diag with siadh and has hearing loss. Shes 85. Both my sis and I have hearing loss. I have hematuria as well. Could we all have alport syndrome?

Mom diag with siadh and has hearing loss. Shes 85. Both my sis and I have hearing loss. I have hematuria as well. Could we all have alport syndrome?

Alport's?: The is answer is you may have alport's syndrome (a). You will need to have a hearing and eye examination, urine analysis, renal ultrasound, possibly genetic testing and a skin and kidney biopsy to confirm the diagnosis. For more information, go to this link: https://www.Alportsyndrome.Org/what-is-alport-syndrome/alport-syndrome-diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more

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If I am having fatigue can this be caused by alport syndrome?

If I am having fatigue can this be caused by alport syndrome?

FATIGUE EVAL: Yes, in ALPORT SYNDROME: it can be caused by anemia and renal insufficiency. You need full EXAM AND labs. CBC/CMP/B12/FOLATE /TFTS/VITD/CRP//SED RATE//IRON STUDIES/LYME TITERS. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH .com gutbliss.com. And high potency vitamins. Rejuvenation-science.com Then review results if no firm diagnosis is made, a sleep study may be necessary many subtle sleep disorders cause Fatigue ...Read more

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Are there any natural treatments (diatary supplements) that help with alport syndrome?

Alport: Alport syndrome is difficult to manage as you probably know already. I don't know of any natural treatments that will help more than what you are already receiving from you kidney specialist. That said, it won't hurt you to ask when you have your next appointment. ...Read more

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My ultraviolet scan results showed that my kidneys are healthy but shows signs of echogenicity..do i hav alport syndrome..thank you.

My ultraviolet scan results showed that my kidneys are healthy but shows signs of echogenicity..do i hav alport syndrome..thank you.

Alport syndrome: is best diagnosed with urinalysis which shows proteinuria. You can have a normal ultrasound and still have Alport's. "Echogenicity" can be caused by many things such as kidney stones, chronic renal disease, and even normal structures such as blood vessels and normal fat. We would need to see the actual ultrasound images or review the report to know more specifically. ...Read more

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Mom diag with siadh and has hearing loss. Shes 85. Both my sis and I have hearing loss. I have hematuria as well. Could we all have alport syndrome?

Alport's?: The is answer is you may have alport's syndrome (a). You will need to have a hearing and eye examination, urine analysis, renal ultrasound, possibly genetic testing and a skin and kidney biopsy to confirm the diagnosis. For more information, go to this link: https://www.Alportsyndrome.Org/what-is-alport-syndrome/alport-syndrome-diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does dot and fleck retinopathy look specific if it's alport?can you have a small amount of mottling on retina and not be alport ?

Yes and no: With a family history of Alport disease and/or renal failure, the dot-and-fleck retinopathy is diagnostic. "A peripheral retinopathy in the mother of a male with hematuria suggests X-linked inheritance, and central retinopathy or lenticonus in a female means that recessive disease is likely. Ocular examination, retinal photography, and optical coherence tomography are widely available" for Dx. ...Read more

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What's the Kundalini syndrome?

What's the Kundalini syndrome?

Kundalini: The kundalini syndrome has been reported in people with near-death experiences or with some types of yoga & meditation. The main sx is a feeling of energy or heat at the spine. It can also include severe headaches, sense of energy or heat in the hands, ecstasy, body tremor or vibration, sense of heat or cold moving through the body, sensing inner lights as well as other tactile experiences. ...Read more