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Are There Dental Problems That Go Along With This Connective Tissue Disorder
The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more
I've been diagnosed with pots and a connective tissue disorder. The cardiologist said this could explain years of problems and pain. A geneticist is next.This has been so difficult. What does it mean?
Need to seek causes: Pots & connective tissue disorder are syndromes that may partly explain your problems but the deeper question is what is the underlying cause of these. Western medicine doesn't know, but a holistic doctor can explore issues like adrenal fatigue, heavy metal toxicity, food allergies, nutrient deficiencies & chronic infections that may lead to your problems being cured rather than treating symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not that i have Cn.: It is a specific disease with a blood marker hla-b27. Not associated with other disorders. ...Read more
Likley: A combination of both in which genetics predispose you but a trigger or exposure which your body encounters turns on the autoantibodies. ...Read more
Rheumatologist: A rheumatologist is the specialist with the most in depth knowledge of connective tissue disorders. Caution: blood tests such as the rnp antibody do not diagnose mctd nor do they rule it out. The diagnosis must be made from the history and physical examination with blood tests playing a confirmatory role. ...Read more
Many and varied: There are many diseases considered as connective tissue diseases with varied symptoms and implications to health A disease may be mild severe or even life threatening. Treatment is based on the proper diagnosis of disease, the severity of the disease and the particular disease manifestations, all individualized to each patient ...Read more
Aqua jogging, bike: Exercise limitations associated with mixed connective tissue disorder can be very variable. Some people may be capable of near normal exercise including running, jogging on a treadmill, and planning impact sports. Other people may be much more limited. Good low impact options include aqua jogging, biking (either stationary or regular), swimming, elliptical, and stair climbing. Your choice. ...Read more
Ana 1280 speckled what are all possible causes? Is there any way it could not be a connective tissue disorder?
See details: There are too many possible causes to even begin to list them. The ANA must be evaluated in the context of the clinical symptoms. If your symptoms suggest a connective tissue disorder then the ANA is strong evidence confirming the diagnosis. If they do not, look for other causes. Have a rheumatologist evaluate the issue if you have not done so already. ...Read more
Face turns fire engine red in aerobic class(look ill) even tho i'm physically fit. Could it be related to my mixed connective tissue disorder?
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