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What is the marshal syndrom?

What is the marshal syndrom?

Marshall Syndrome: Is a rare genetic disorder affecting facial features, vision, hearing, joints. See following link for more info: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/17686396. ...Read more

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What are risk factors for Guillian barre syndrome?

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What are risk factors for Guillian barre syndrome?

GBS: Anyone can develop GBS, but people over 50 yrs. age are more at risk. It develops several days/weeks after having diarrhea or respiratory infection, with most common cause being a bacterium called Campylobacter, & some cases follow the Flu or Epstein Barr virus infection, and rarely after vaccination. ...Read more

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What is gillian barre syndrome?

What is gillian barre syndrome?

Autoimmune: An autoimmune disease that attacks the myelin sheaths on your peripheral nerves. Usually starts in feet an ascends. Sometimes starts in the eyes. ...Read more

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Please tell me about angelman syndrom?

Please tell me about angelman syndrom?

Angelman syndrome: It is a Neuro-genetic disorder resulting from abnormality of genes on Chromosome 15 . ...Read more

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Whats the best medication for postmonoposal syndrom?

Whats the best medication for postmonoposal syndrom?

Individual: Everyone experiences menopause differently. Talk with your doctor about what is bothering you the most and then u can decide together what options are best for you. A healthy diet and vigorous exercise several times a week are the place to start. ...Read more

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How di i know if I have pendred syndrom? Does it also attack adults?

How di i know if I have pendred syndrom? Does it also attack adults?

Genetic disorder: It can lead to deafness. It accounts for about 5 to 10percent of congenital deafness. Its also associated with thyroid disease and goiters. 75 percent of pts have a goiter. Hearing loss may not be obvious at birth and progress gradually. Minor head trauma may accelerate symptoms. Gene testing would be neccessary. Its autosomal recessive so both parents would have to have an abnormal gene. ...Read more

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What to do if i think my friend has munchausen syndrom. How do I confront her or her family?

What to do if i think my friend has munchausen syndrom. How do I confront her or her family?

Who is in danger?: If this is munchausen's by proxy -- an adult injures or sickens a child or lies, all in order to get them admitted to the hospital -- phone child protective services and fill out paperwork on them. If this is simply a person who is so desperate as to seek warmth by pretending to be sick, the family is probably already dysfunctional and drama is unlikely to help & may be disastrous -- be a friend. ...Read more