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Born with mild poland syndrome. Left humorous significantly shorter, fused with ulna, making pronating and supinating impossible. Procedures?
Poland syndrome: See an orthopedic specialist for possibe surgery. ...Read more
I have poland syndrome and wanted to know how much would it cost to get breast reconstructive surgery done?
Poland Syndrome: This is a breast reconstruction and I have been able to get this approved through insurance with appropriate coding and documentation. That being said i approach based on the underdeveloped chest wall with rib abnormalities then the standard was a custom hard implant. I would consider this differently with the availability of fat grafting, brava, and shaped silicone implants. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Kundalini: The kundalini syndrome has been reported in people with near-death experiences or with some types of yoga & meditation. The main sx is a feeling of energy or heat at the spine. It can also include severe headaches, sense of energy or heat in the hands, ecstasy, body tremor or vibration, sense of heat or cold moving through the body, sensing inner lights as well as other tactile experiences. ...Read more
Extra Y chromosome: About one man in 1000 has an extra Y chromosome and it's likely to be discovered only if there's some investigation because of some problem such as autism. This has given rise to the myth that autism, criminal behavior and so forth are more common in such men. They average taller and tend to get worse acne. The "criminal" claims haven't held up to real science. ...Read more
Highly variable: This is fairly common and quite variable clinically depending on the extent of the deletion. DiGeorge and velocardialfacial syndrome patients may have deletions here. There's a good review at http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/22q112-deletion-syndrome ...Read more