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My son 3 year old is diagnoised with niemann pick type b, he has hepetosplenomegally and no other symptoms. Any information about treatment?

My son 3 year old is diagnoised with niemann pick type b, he has hepetosplenomegally and no other symptoms. Any information about treatment?

Need supportive care: Unfortunately it is a inherited lysosomal storage disease, fats called sphingolipds accumulates in side the cells of body due to lack of an enzyme (in all cells of body) 'sphingomyelinase' nih has trail drug cyclodextrim efficacy not known, please seek supportive groups like nnpdf. Org you and your family need this for help and latest developments. ...Read more

Dr. Arthur Heller
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Diet (Definition)

Refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more


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Why do we see hepatosplenomegaly in fetuses?

Why do we see hepatosplenomegaly in fetuses?

Various reasons.: Fetal hepatosplenomegaly, once confirmed, may be seen with several fetal syndromes, such as torch infections (fetal infections: CMV mostly), glycogen storage disorders (genetic), beckwith-wiedemann syndrome, neuroblastoma, liver tumors (hepatoblastoma, hemangioendothelioma, leukemia), unctontrolled maternal diabetes mellitus and fetal anemia. Also see: http://women. Texaschildrens. Org/fetalcenter/. ...Read more

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Is hepatosplenomegaly dangerous?

Is hepatosplenomegaly dangerous?

It depends. ..: It depends on the cause. An enlarged liver can be secondary to fat in the liver (most common) or from infilatrative disease (such as cancer). An enlarged spleen can be secondary to cirrhosis or some of the blood disorders. It would be important for your doctor to determine why you have this, so that it can be treated if possible. ...Read more

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I recently had a CT scan which showed hepatosplenomegaly and lung problems and I am sick. What could it be?

I recently had a CT scan which showed hepatosplenomegaly and lung problems and I am sick. What could it be?

Could be a lot of: Things. Mono can cause this. Hiv can cause this. Many other illnesses can cause these problems. You need to see a doctor who can do a thorough history and physical and can do some lab tests. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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CT scan says: Hepatosplenomegaly, w/ hepatic steatosis. I'm diabetic and have had stomach pain vomiting & diareaha for 3 weeks. Lost 20#. Any ideas?

CT scan says: Hepatosplenomegaly, w/ hepatic steatosis. I'm diabetic and have had stomach pain vomiting & diareaha for 3 weeks. Lost 20#. Any ideas?

Viral hepatitis?: These are very worrisome signs and symptoms. Please see your doctor right away. Please drink plenty of fluids. Please refrain from use of alcohol at all right now. Take half of your usual insulin dose while ill. If the vomiting doesn't resolve tonight, go to the ER. It could be several things from viruses like Epstein-Barr, hepatitis, or something worse like cancer. ...Read more

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Best treatment or diet for sibo sufferers?

Best treatment or diet for sibo sufferers?

It depends: 1. Be certain symptoms are caused by sibo. See health care provider, have hydrogen breath test (test does have limits too)
if sibo documented and symptoms related--may warrant:
2. Course of antibiotic Rifaximin or neomycin if the Rifaximin is too expensive.
3. Improve bowel motility
4. Consider diet such as low fodmaps diet for ibs or, possibly, scd. ...Read more

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Is there a treatment for RA without medication? (only a certain lifestyle or a diet to follow?)

Is there a treatment for RA without medication? (only a certain lifestyle or a diet to follow?)

Perhaps: About 10% of the population has nightshade sensitivity (eggplant, potatoes, peppers, tomatoes, etc). They do best totally avoiding all nightshade plants. Three months is a good trial. Also consider dairy and gluten free. Eating becomes challenging, but still doable with practice. There are still many foods and a good dietitian can help you. Leigh wagner rd at kumc will do phone consults. ...Read more

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My husband is diagnosed with osteophytic lipping what should be the treatment? Diet and is it curable?

My husband is diagnosed with osteophytic lipping what should be the treatment? Diet and is it curable?

Radiology term: Osteophytic lipping is a term used on XRAY report. The layman term would be bone spur near the edge of a bone. ...Read more

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Sept start Oct I had hemerraids was on Meds/ high Fibre Diet and getting Banned Done Twice a week but my last treatment my Groin started hurting.

Sept start Oct I had hemerraids was on Meds/ high Fibre Diet and getting Banned Done Twice a week but my last treatment my Groin started hurting.

Groin pain: You must report this symptom to the rectal surgeon who performed the procedure as the groin pain may be referred pain from a problem in the anorectal area caused by the banding of the hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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Always suffered from hemmoroids, usually mild minimal bleeding after a hard BM. Even with treatment/proper diet- still there. Why do some not go away?

Always suffered from hemmoroids, usually mild minimal bleeding after a hard BM. Even with treatment/proper diet- still there. Why do some not go away?

Recurrent hemorrhoid: Inadequate banding of internal hemorrhoids or presence of external hemorrhoids may be contributing to recurrent bleeding. I suggest that you see a colorectal surgeon for an examination and evaluation. ...Read more

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Anyone know if NASH is reverse able? Best type of treatment besides diet

Anyone know if NASH is reverse able? Best type of treatment besides diet

NASH: There is no treatment for nash. But you may be able to limit damage to your liver by managing conditions that increase your risk for NASH or make it worse. You can: reduce your total cholesterol level. Reach a healthy weight. If you need to lose weight, be sure to do so slowly quick weight loss from crash diets, surgery, or medicine increases inflammation
control diabetes, exercise regularly. ...Read more

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Was anyone cured by a specific treatment, product, or diet that had endometriosis?

Was anyone cured by a specific treatment, product, or diet that had endometriosis?

No: There is no way to cure endometriosis. No medicine and no surgery can cure it. It is a chronic condition. So the goal is to control it as much as possible. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for post viral syndrome, besides rest and diet?

What is the best treatment for post viral syndrome, besides rest and diet?

You said it: There is no specific treatment for post-viral syndromes (which can very in intensity and duration depending on the virus). Rest, healthy diet, not smoking and limiting alcohol can help during recovery. ...Read more

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What is the best diet we have to take while doing treatment of khemotherapy and radiation?

What is the best diet we have to take while doing treatment of khemotherapy and radiation?

Organic: As much as possible you want a high nutrient whole foods, preferably organic (pesticide-free) as tolerated. A good cookbook, for everyone in the family, is one bite at a time, by rebecca katz. ...Read more

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I am suffering from acute and chronic follicular tonsilitis. Please suggest the treatment and diet?

I am suffering from acute and chronic follicular tonsilitis. Please suggest the treatment and diet?

Tonsillitis?: Soft diet, maintaining fluid intake and pain control are key to getting better. If your pmd or ENT prescribed any medications, be sure to take them as directed. Follow -up as recommended. If you get frequent, recurrent episodes, you may need to have your tonsils removed. ...Read more

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I am a 44yr women & have been diagnosed with a under active thyroid. What is the best diet treatment?

I am a 44yr women & have been diagnosed with a under active thyroid. What is the best diet treatment?

Avoid goitrogens ;: The main treatment is taking thyroid hormone (ideally natural thyroid- see http://bit. Ly/1ccxy0r
but avoiding certain foods called goitrogens that inhibit thyroid function may help- see
http://bit. Ly/1g0c8vw
taking kelp or other sources of iodine many help, as well as avoiding Fluoride ; bromine- see http://bit. Ly/1ddkbiq
i advise eating primarily organic foods- see http://bit. Ly/19xax7e. ...Read more

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What to do if I have been diagonised with mild hepatomegaly, what is the treatment, how can I cure with the help of diet?

What is the cause??: One must know the etiology to prescribe the treatment and prognosticate the outcome. Seek help with the aide of a gastroenterologist ...Read more

Dr. Walter Husar
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Enlarged Liver And Spleen (Definition)

Enlarged liver = Hepatomegaly; ...Read more