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What is treacher collins syndrome? Is there a cure?

What is treacher collins syndrome? Is there a cure?

Inherited Disorder: Treacher Collins Syndrome, or mandibulofacial dysostosis is an inherited craniofacial disorder with a distinct set of characteristics. These characteristics include hypoplasia (underdevelopment) of the facial bones, clefting of the palate, ear anomalies and eye problems. While there is no "cure, " there are craniofacial teams that can help patients surgically with the syndrome. ...Read more

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Can sjogen's syndrome be cured?

Can sjogen's syndrome be cured?

See below: There is no true cure for autoimmune diseases such as sjogren's---our goal is to put them into remission with medications so that you can feel better. ...Read more

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Is it possible for morguio syndrome to be cured?

Morguio syndrome: There is not a specific treatment currently (http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001206.htm) ...Read more

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How to cure wallet syndrome?

Take Wallet Out: Place inside jacket pocket or from pant pocket instead. ...Read more

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Any cure for asperger's syndrome?

Any cure for asperger's syndrome?

Unfortunately no.: Like most illnesses, asperger's syndrome is a life long illness that we can manage, liike high blood pressure or diabetes, but cannot cure. ...Read more

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Is there any cure for sjogrens syndrome?

Is there any cure for sjogrens syndrome?

Cure/Sjogren Syndrom: No there is no cure for sjogren syndrome but it can go into remission in some cases, some mild cases can be handled with symptomatic therapy. With proper attention to eyes and oral care patients are able to be comfortable.Dry eyes can cause trauma to eyes and corneal obesity, so all patients should be under care of eye doc, dry mouth needs to be handled by dentist to prevent tooth deacay. ...Read more

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Is there a cure that works for raynaud`s syndrome?

Is there a cure that works for raynaud`s syndrome?

Doubtful: Typically I would say there is no cure for raynauds. The one instance would be if smoking causes the symptoms of raynauds (which it can), and if you quit smoking it could go away. However, most patients with raynauds require treatment to reduce the symptoms of the condition. Avoiding direct contact with cold objects for example could reduce the symptoms. Medications can be quite helpful. ...Read more

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Could morguio syndrome be cured?

Could morguio syndrome be cured?

Morquio: No. There are a variety of treatment options for this important genetic disease. ...Read more

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Is it possible to cure morguio syndrome?

Is it possible to cure morguio syndrome?

No: Morquio's syndrome (referred to as mucopolysaccharidosis IV or morquio's) is an autosomal recessive mucopolysaccharide storage disease (see also lysosomal storage disorder), usually inherited. It is a rare type of birth defect with serious consequences. Because it is genetic, there is no cure, but it can be treated with enzyme replacement therapy. ...Read more

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Any cures for correcting flathead syndrome?

Any cures for correcting flathead syndrome?

Yes, in infants.: Flat back of the head is called plagiocephaly. The most common cause by far is babies laying on their backs. "back to sleep" is the right thing to do as this clearly prevents sudden infant death syndrome. Usually the flat head will self resolve with less time spent on the back, or helmeting can be considered if the problem is severe. ...Read more

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How do you cure exertional compartmental syndrome?

How do you cure exertional compartmental syndrome?

Fasciotmy: First you need your compartment pressures checked when you are having symptoms to make sure that you have the correct diagnosis. Your muscles are separated into compartments by tissue called fascia. An orthopedic surgeon cuts the fascia and you should not get increased pressures after that. I had this done 12 years ago have not had a problem since. ...Read more

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Regional pain syndrome--cures?

Regional pain syndrome--cures?

Regional pain syndro: Expecting a cure is unrealistic. Reduction of pain and symptoms can be possible. ...Read more

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What is cure for still syndrome?

What is cure for still syndrome?

Adult Still's Dz: Even though there isn’t a cure for adult still’s disease it can be treated with nsaid’s, Methotrexate & glucocorticoids depending on symptoms. What used to be called still’s disease is now called juvenile idiopathic arthritis or juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more

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How can crest syndrome be cured?

How can crest syndrome be cured?

Can't: Crest syndrome is an auto-immune disorder that includes calcinosis, raynaud's disease, scleroderma, telangectasia and esophageal dysphagia. It has no cure. ...Read more

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Can pickwickian syndrome be cured?

Can pickwickian syndrome be cured?

Yes: Weight loss should take care of the syndrome. ...Read more

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How do u cure sticky skin syndrome?

How do u cure sticky skin syndrome?

Stop causative drug: Sticky skin syndrome (or "acquired cutaneous adherence") is a rare side effect of certain drugs, usually etretinate, which is used to treat psoriasis. Also reported with ketoconazole (an anti-fungal) and some chemotherapy agents. If you're taking any of those drugs, ask your doctor about stopping it. If not, you probably have something else, and you'll need to see a dermatologist to find out what. ...Read more

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Can pallister killian syndrome be cured?

Can pallister killian syndrome be cured?

See a doctor: I think you mean foster kennedy syndrome in which an enlarging brain tumor obstructs one optic nerve causing atrophy to that nerve, and also causes elevation of the pressure in the brain causing optic nerve edema (papilledema) in the other nerve. This is a rare circumstance which requires immediate attention by a neuro-ophthalmologist or neurosurgeon. ...Read more

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What is townes-brock syndrome? Is there a cure?

What is townes-brock syndrome? Is there a cure?

Townes-brock synd: Townes-brock syndrome Is a genetic disorder with Abnl external ears, hearing loss, anorectal malfomations, renal impairment, heart defects and abnormal feet/ hands. ...Read more

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Are there ways to treat or cure Stockholm syndrome?

Are there ways to treat or cure Stockholm syndrome?

Yes: This would usually involve psychotherapy,
A person who has this condition has obviously been threw great emotional turmoil and should have the opportunity to work with a therapist. ...Read more

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How cure: sensitive polyneuropathy syndrome? Thank you.

How cure: sensitive polyneuropathy syndrome? Thank you.

Neuropathy Rx: A neurologist is best-equipped to diagnose & treat neuropathy. Some at-home remedies include: exercise to stimulate blood flow in affected nerves, hot or cold pack on painful area (whichever feels good), moisturizing lotion to protect skin from breakdown, Alpha lipoic acid supplements, vitamin B12 + folate (folic acid) + b6 supplements. Good luck! ...Read more

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Please let me know if there is cure for adie's syndrome?

Please let me know if there is cure for adie's syndrome?

Adie's syndrome: "Standard treatment for Adie's pupil usually includes prescribing a bifocal or reading glasses to help with near focusing issues. A drug called pilocarpine is sometimes prescribed to reduce the pupil size in people dealing with night driving glare or light sensitivity. Brimonidine, a glaucoma drug, has also been used to reduce pupil size. " See: http://vision.about. Com/od/sportsvision/a/Adies-Pup ...Read more

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Would dysport cure the silver syndrome if used correctly?

Would dysport cure the silver syndrome if used correctly?

Not related: Dysport is a botulinum toxin similar to Botox. I am not aware of its use for silver syndrome. ...Read more

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Please let me know if there is a cure for rokitansky syndrome?

Please let me know if there is a cure for rokitansky syndrome?

No as it is genetic: Although women with this condition are usually unable to carry a pregnancy, they may be able to have children through assisted reproduction.
Women with MRKH syndrome may also have abnormalities in other parts of the body. The kidneys may be abnormally formed or positioned, or one kidney may fail to develop (unilateral renal agenesis). Affected individuals commonly develop skeletal abnormalities, ...Read more

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Is it ethical to give someone drugs to try to "cure" down syndrome?

Is it ethical to give someone drugs to try to "cure" down syndrome?

Down syndrome: In general this would seem to fall under quackery. Down syndrome is a problem in the chromosomes (basic human building blocks), this cannot be fixed by drugs. Example of how things might change: http://www. Nature. Com/news/researchers-turn-off-down-s-syndrome-genes-1.13406. This is not giving someone "medicine, " this is trying to treat the problem at it's very origin origin. ...Read more

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Is anyone suffering from fibromyalgia syndrome and how do you cure it?

Is anyone suffering from fibromyalgia syndrome and how do you cure it?

See below: Fibromyalgia is a poorly understood syndrome. It is not a disease in the true sense of the work but is thought to be related to oversensitivty of the nervous system with a lowered threshold for pain. There a many approaches includeing aerobic exercise, certain medications, behavioral medicine techniques which can be helpful. A certain number of people will have spontaneous improvement of symptoms. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there are cures for gilbert's syndrome please? Thanks

Can you tell me if there are cures for gilbert's syndrome please? Thanks

Not a disease!: Gilbert's syndrome shows up as a mildly elevated "bilirubin" level on your blood chemistry analysis. (bilirubin is a break-down product of the hemoglobin molecule from your red blood cells.) gilbert's syndrome is normally present in some folks, does not cause harm, and there's no cure needed. Not to worry. Now, if the remainder of your liver function tests are elevated, ask your doctor. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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I have a first bite syndrome since I was a child. Is there any cure for it? What causes it?

I have a first bite syndrome since I was a child. Is there any cure for it? What causes it?

Very rare syndrome: First bite syndrome is usually the unintended side effect of certain head and neck surgeries. In patients with no history of surgery it can be caused by an undiagnosed tumor. You need to be evaluated by a Head And Neck Surgeon. Some studies has shown that injections of botulinum toxin type A into the trigger site can help relieve symptoms. ...Read more