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At What Age Do Attacks Of Hereditary Angioedema Start
Most before puberty: 40% of individuals with hereditary angioedema (hae) have attacks before age 5 and 75% have attacks before age 15. Swelling is not itchy and there are no hives in hae. Frequency of attacks increases after puberty. Diagnosis usually made in 2nd or 3rd decade of life by history with confirmatory blood tests. See your md for diagnosis and if indicated preventive treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are there any theories of what can cause Borderline Personality disorder ? When symptoms start showing at a young age
Yes, & they are very: complex. Research is finding genetic factors that influence biological vulnerability to BPD triggered by chronic stress & parental inability to recognize & respond to the child's distress. > 8,000 genetic disorders are associated with BPD.Deficits in specific brain functions on neuropsychological tests & abnormalities in specific areas of the brain on MRI's are found in people with BPD. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
As early as posible: As early as posible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Typically 40s & olde: Hypogonadism is medical speak for low testosterone. Symptoms are non-specific. In other words, you might have something else if you're depressed, can't think straight, no interest in sex, loss of erectile function, loss of muscle mass, increase in fat, etc. While this can occur in younger men, this constellation of symptoms increases in frequency in our 40s and older. ...Read more
50 but it varies: Average age in the us is approximately 51. It's not unusual to have some symptoms well before that age. ...Read more
At what age do people usually start to experience symptoms of osteoarthritis? How common is it in the feet and ankles?
Don't plan on it: True asthma is a genetically influenced defect at the cellular level.It can be so mild some are never symptomatic or so bad they are on continuous meds for life. Much of wheezing in kids is not true asthma and 70%+ grow out of it.As an adult,the best you can do is respect the condition and work with your doc to minimize events.If you ignore it you could have significant problems. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are the possibilities percentage wise for a female at the age of 25 developing any type of cancer ?
Very low: Unless you have a strong family history of early cancers or have a known genetic defect related to cancer, the likelihood of an otherwise normal woman developing cancer at the age of 25 is very low. Blood in stool does need to be investigated, it may be as simple as piles but still you are urged to see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Congrats!: Congratulations on quitting! tobacco smoking is a major risk factor for stroke and heart attack. In terms of stroke, the risk of having stroke returns to that of a non-smoker within 2 years. I believe it is 5 years for heart attack risk. Needless to say, there are numerous other health advantages as well - decreased risk of various cancers (lung, esophagus etc), dementia etc. Keep up good work! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have essential tremor at the early age of 17.Medication is ruled out, as i can't concentrate. How can I reduce the tremor this in social situations?
Are you sure?: How sure are you that you have essential tremor? It is fairly rare at 17. Please be sure you have seen a capable neurologist or even a neurology specialist in movement disorders to confirm this diagnosis. There are many causes of tremor and lets make sure you correctly diagnosed first. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The M-CHAT screen : (firstsigns.Org) captures qualitative impairments in social reciprocity: joint attention, gaze monitoring, pointing at items to share interest. Atypical social communication may be absent language, words mixed with bizarre jargon (e.g., "digga-digga") or deviant (saying the alphabet before "mama, dada, & bye-bye). Stereotypies, repetitive non-functional movements, may be hard to spot before 3. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the main causes of high BP at young age ..And its can be cure at young age..If high BP is due to anxity.
Many causes: Hypertension (blood pressure) is defined as two separate blood pressure measurements over 140/90 mmgh. Blood pressure usually fluctuates through out the day. Essential hypertension is the most common cause amongst adults. The incidence increases with age. "secondary" causes of hypertension are uncommon should be considered by your physician. ...Read more
Living with severe sensory motor polyneuropathy at age 39 what would my prognosis look at 50 years of age when the disease is severe?
Hard to say: I'm sorry to hear about your discomfort. We really need more information especially cause of your pain Rob. The therapeutic intervention would help depending on the cause and the therapy that is available and those that will be available in the future ...Read more
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