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Doctor insights on: Treatments For Cervicocranial Syndrome

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Is cervicocranial syndrome a real diagnosis?

Is cervicocranial syndrome a real diagnosis?

Yes in a way: Whichever name is given to it, there is definitely scientific evidence that cervical spine disease can cause symptoms such as pain that radiates to the cranium. This is because the trigeminal nerve ganglion, which serves sensory and pain functions of the face, runs all the way down to the upper parts of the cervical spine, allowing for referred pain. ...Read more

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What treatments are available for rotor syndrome?

What treatments are available for rotor syndrome?

None required: Rotor syndrome is a problem with the liver storing bilirubin, so bilirubin can leak in the blood stream and affect blood tests. It is a benign condition and no treatment is required. ...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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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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What is treatment for bartters syndrome?

What is treatment for bartters syndrome?

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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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 are the treatments for reyes syndrome?

What are the treatments for reyes syndrome?

Reye's syndrome: Is fortunately a very rare disorder that requires hospital treatment. It is mostly supportive care with IV fluids, glucose, diuretics, antiseizure medicines, etc. There is no cure. It is just supporting the patient through the acute phase and hopefully to recovery. ...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 an removing the pericardium. ...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 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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Are there treatments for asperger's syndrome?

Are there treatments for asperger's syndrome?

YES: Children and adults with asperger's struggle with language disorders, poor interpersonal skills, eccentric behaviors and sometimes obsessive interests. Intelligence is usually normal. Therapies center on improving speech, improving social interactions, and limiting over-stimulation. School can be adapted, if needed. Medication may be used if additional problems exist- anxiety, adhd, and odd. ...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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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 are some treatments for aspergers syndrome?

What are some treatments for aspergers syndrome?

Many: Some aspies need counseling, academic support or medication, some don't. It's very individual. What you should have is an experienced doctor & counselor to assure the diagnosis and be there for times of help. Social skills training is sometimes useful. See . ...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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What are current treatments for edwards syndrome?

What are current treatments for edwards syndrome?

Much patience: Treatment for a child with edwards syndrome is very difficult. It calls for a lot of patience as these babies are severely debilitated. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for klinefelter's syndrome?

What is the treatment for klinefelter's syndrome?

Not possible: Klinefelter's is a chromosomal condition in which an extra x is found in the chromosomes of the person who has it. It generally cause some degree of infertility, and changes in the bodily structure. The lifespan and mental function are usually normal. There is no treatment. Variants include xxy, xxxy, xxxxy. All having an excess of x chromosomes. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for reiter's syndrome?

What is the best treatment for reiter's syndrome?

NSAIDs, Rx infection: Reactive arthritis (reiter's syndrome) is usually treated with anti-inflammatory agents like Ibuprofen or naproxn. If there is an ongoing infection believed to have triggered the arthritis, this should be treated too. Sometimes, other drugs will be used for the arthritis, including steroids. Eye drops might be required for conjunctivitis symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for mallory weiss syndrome?

What is the treatment for mallory weiss syndrome?

See below: Mallory weiss refers to partial tear at the gastroesophageal junction, usually due to severe retching & related to alcohol & eating disorders & rarely nsaids abuse. If bleeding is self-limited, treatment is supportive care. Severe/continuous bleeding can be stopped by endoscopic or interventional radiology techniques or surgery. ...Read more

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What are treatments for cushings disease/syndrome?

What are treatments for cushings disease/syndrome?

It depends: Depending on the cause these include reducing corticosteroid use if you are on long tern steroids, surgery if you have a tumor, radiation if the tumor can not be removed, and medication if surgery and radiation does not work. Ketoconazole (nizoral), Mitotane (lysodren), Metyrapone (metopirone) Mifepristone (korlym) are some of the medications used. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for cushing's syndrome?

What's the best treatment for cushing's syndrome?

Depends: The treatment options depend on the cause of the cushing's syndrome. If the cause is due to overuse of steroids, then the treatment is to lower the dose. This is the best case scenario. Other treatment options involve: surgery, radiation therapy, and medications. A new drug was recently approved for cushing's syndrome on 2/17/2012. ...Read more

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What are some treatment options for facet syndrome?

What are some treatment options for facet syndrome?

Facet Treatments: May help depending on your pain issue if exercise therapy is not helping. Facet injections are helpful and can be long-lasting, however if your get short lived relief you may need to get evaluated for a radiofrequency ablation for longer lasting relief (greater than 1 year of relief is typical). ...Read more

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Are there treatments for beckwith wiedemann syndrome?

Are there treatments for beckwith wiedemann syndrome?

It depends: Like most genetic syndromes, there can be few or many symptoms or signs. Treatment depends on the severity, and if treatment is possible. Some people may have ti and never be diagnosed with it because the signs are minor. See https://ghr. Nlm. Nih. Gov/condition/beckwith-wiedemann-syndrome ...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