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Have any dr's here treated a patient with evans syndrome and if so what was treatment protocol?

Have any dr's here treated a patient with evans syndrome and if so what was treatment protocol?

Many hematologists: Evans syndrome is an autoimmune disorder in which the body somehow makes the proteins called antibdies that attack and destroy the red cells as well as plateletes--causing anemia and bleeding problems. Depending on the severity of your condition, steroids and/or IV immunoglobulin is used. If you or someone you know suffering this affliction, consult your doc/hematologist (blood doctor). Good luck. ...Read more

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Treated for DRESS Syndrome and on steroid therapy. Currently experiencing a spreading fungal rash that is not being controlled. What should I do?

Treated for DRESS Syndrome and on steroid therapy. Currently experiencing a spreading fungal rash that is not being controlled. What should I do?

See a dermatologist: If you truly have a fungus you can be treated, pills and creams. "Not being controlled"?????? Are you getting treatment for whatever it is? Your question cannot be answered without the exact details of all your meds or the exact details of "spreading fungal rash". ...Read more

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Is there a treatment for reynards syndrome?

Is there a treatment for reynards syndrome?

Yes: It could be treated with medication or surgery, but each patient respond it differently. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of sheehan's syndrome?

What is the treatment of sheehan's syndrome?

Replacing hormones.: Sheehan's syndrome is a rare condition also known as pituitary apoplexy/ischemic stroke in cases of severe postpartum hemorrhage. If the acute event results in chronic hypopituitarism, then adequate hormone replacement and close care by an adult endocrinologist are warranted to avoid severe or even life-threatening complications. Prevention is paramount, with proper perinatal care. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for netherton's syndrome?

What is the treatment for netherton's syndrome?

See below: There is not one treatment that is particular for netherton syndrome. Skin infections are treated with antibiotics. Dryness is treated with emollients. Keratolytics are used for scaling. Topical steroids may be used for eczema. ...Read more

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Describe manniear's syndrome and its treatment?

Describe manniear's syndrome and its treatment?

Inner ear problem: Meniere's is an episodic problem felt to be a fluid problem of the inner ear. When an attack occurs, there is tinnitus, loss of hearing in the affected ear, and a severe loss of balance making standing up and walking usually impossible. The cause is unknown. The treatment is difficult and includes things like salt depletion, Meclizine tabs, and various elimination diets. See an ENT doc. ...Read more

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Is there a drug free treatment for central pain syndrome?

Is there a drug free treatment for central pain syndrome?

Use your mind: Psychotherapy, with a trained pain psychologist is a great therapy for any chronic pain syndrome. It focuses on helping your mind cope and live with the pain, not just cover it up with pain medication. If you stick with it and give it a good try, you can improve your functioning greatly. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

What is the treatment for mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

MRKHS: This is a female with 46xx chromosome pattern, leading to under-developed vagina/uterus. Also, may develop abnormalities of kidneys, bones, hearing, heart. ...Read more

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Manniear's syndrome: what are its treatment and best way to manage?

Manniear's syndrome: what are its treatment and best way to manage?

They aren't great.: There isn't a cure. Changing the activity of the nerves of the ear. Sometiems (not that I've EVER seen) changing the level of sodium in the diet, alternatively medications that change nerve activity.
https://vestibular.org/menieres-disease?gclid=Cj0KEQjw-7GxBRCL_Kq6mZSHvdsBEiQA7r8VhN5BhGjN3pOfu9xzZNUdMAzJ6LpF1_xxnpN_7suuvpQaArcb8P8HAQ ...Read more

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Does anyone have a new treatment for m.R.K. H (mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome)?

Does anyone have a new treatment for m.R.K. H (mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome)?

Surgery: Mayer-rokitansky-küster-hauser syndrome is a condition in which the vagina & uterus either never developed or they are underdeveloped. Females with this condition don’t menstruate but they do have functioning ovaries. There may be accompanying abnormalities of the kidneys, spinal vertebrae, heart or ears. Sexual function can be achieved through surgical intervention. ...Read more

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What are the survival rates for richter's syndrome after treatment? What is the treatment?

What are the survival rates for richter's syndrome after treatment? What is the treatment?

Prognosis is poor: The prognosis is based on Richter Syndrome Score based on patient's performance status, LDH,Platlet Count, The Size of the Lymphoma Tumor and number of prior therapies already received. Overall the median survival is between five and eight months with treatment. Untreated RS is invariable fatal ...Read more

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I live in france and have been diagnosed with fernand vidal syndrome. Is this malady recognized in the usa? If so, what is the recommended treatment?

I live in france and have been diagnosed with fernand vidal syndrome. Is this malady recognized in the usa?  If so, what is the recommended treatment?

Yes: It is known as aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD) in the USA. Treatment includes: asthma therapy (usually leukotriene modifying agents, e.g. Singulair); medical and surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis; and either avoiding all cox-1 inhibiting NSAIDs (e.g. Advil, (ibuprofen) Aleve) or aspirin-desensitization followed by daily aspirin. ...Read more

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What is treatment for bartters syndrome ?

What is treatment for bartters syndrome
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Long answer: Bartter's syndrome is an inherited defect in how the kidney handles salt and potassium. Sodium and potassium supplements (maybe calcium and magnesium too) are needed to keep everything in balance. Blood pressure medications are used to help correct the kidney problems. No heavy exercise so you do not become dehydrated. That can cause worse problems with salt & potassium. Eat potassium rich foods. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for behcet's syndrome?

What is the treatment for behcet's syndrome?

BEHCET's syndrome: Treatment is symptomatic for this multisystem inflammtory vasculitic disorder. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for cushing's syndrome?

What is the treatment for cushing's syndrome?

CUSHING's SYSDROME: Treatment depends on the cause. High protein intake. Pituitary tumors are removed surgically. ...Read more

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What are the treatment opions for tourettes syndrome?

What are the treatment opions for tourettes syndrome?

Multimodal manage-: Ment of tics that interfere with daily function, associated ADHD, OCD & learning disorders = psychotropic medications, behavioral, family & psychotherapies & environmental manipulations at school/work, home & community. "Teaching the Tiger" is a good book. Join tsa-usa.org. A fact sheet on Tourette Syndrome, www. Ninds.nih.gov/disorders/tourette/detail_tourette.htm, also gives good resources. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for sjogrens syndrome?

What is the treatment for sjogrens syndrome?

Combination of meds: Treatment starts with daily oral steroids(prednisone)to gain faster control of inflammation followed by "steroid-sparing"meds that control systemic autoimmune disease without the long term serious side-effects of steroids so steroids can be decreased and then stopped. These safer long-term drugs are low dose Methotrexate weekly, imuran, cellcept, (mycophenolate mofetil) and rituximab. Plaquenil is given to prevent flares. ...Read more

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What is Raynaud's syndrome and what is the treatment?

What is Raynaud's syndrome and what is the treatment?

Raynaud's syndrome causes arterial spasm: Most common people have symptoms in their fingers toes and nose with bluish discoloration in response to extreme stress or cold-weather. The cause is controversial but I think it's probably an autoimmune condition. The basic treatment is to keep the extremity warm. So patient with this condition may be wearing gloves in the summer particularly if they go into an air-conditioned office. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for hellp syndrome?

What is the treatment for hellp syndrome?

Delivery promptly.: Prompt delivery of the fetus(es) and placenta(s) is the only way to treat hellp syndrome. Temporizing measures such as Magnesium Sulfate for maternal seizure prophylaxis and blood pressure control are essential for maternal support but do not treat the underlying pathophysiology. ...Read more

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Raynouds syndrome and Cialis as treatment?

Raynouds syndrome and Cialis as treatment?

Possible: Though not fda approved for raynauds, there are several scientific paper supporting the use of the pde-5 inhibitors such as cialis, viagra, and Levitra (vardenafil) on raynauds. Anyone who has taken those drugs will attest to the generalized vasodilation they cause. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for gulf war syndrome?

What is the treatment for gulf war syndrome?

There a variety of: Symptoms and conditions that come under the umbrella of the Gulf War Syndrome. There treatment would be spedic for the individuals' presentation. See: https://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/gulfwar/medically-unexplained-illness.asp ...Read more

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What is the treatment for dressler syndrome?

What is the treatment for dressler syndrome?

Dressler's Syndrome: Treatment goals for dressler's syndrome are to manage pain and reduce inflammation. Medications commonly used include aspirin, ibuprofen, Naproxen and if those do not work then colchicine, and corticosteroids. Treating complications include draining excess fluids a removing the pericardium. ...Read more

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Can there be some treatment for down syndrome?

Can there be some treatment for down syndrome?

See below: Down's syndrome is not a curable disease. Instead, it is a genetic malformation that produces the effects you can see, what we can do is help the child as it grows. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for goodpasture syndrome?

What is the treatment for goodpasture syndrome?

Immunosuppression: Since the condition is produced by an abnormal immune response, the treatment is to reduce production of the antibody that reacts with the basement membrane of glomerulus, the functional unit of the kidney. Corticosteroids and other immunosuppressant medications are used. Plasmapharesis can be done for severe disease (renal failure requiring dialysis or lung hemorrhage) to reduce antibody amount. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for fibromyalgia syndrome?

What is the treatment for fibromyalgia syndrome?

See below: Treatment consists of some type of exercise, usually aerobic exercise which is gradually increased in intensity. Some medications can be helpful but usually work best with other treatments like exercise. Finally, behavioral medicine therapy can be very helpful to get people moving again and learn effective ways to live well despite the presence of pain. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for central cord syndrome?

What is the treatment for central cord syndrome?

See below: The main treatment for central cord syndrome is rehabilitation which consists of physical and occupational therapy as well as speech therapy if there are swallowing difficulties. The physical therapist deals with movement and improving independence in all movement activities. The ot deals with so called activities of daily living such as bathing, toileting and dressing. A rehab md coordinates. ...Read more

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