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Doctor insights on: Treatments For Morquio Syndrome

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Need expert help here. What are the causes of morquio syndrome?

Need expert help here. What are the causes of morquio syndrome?

Autosomal recessve: genetic disorder; both parents are carriers of a rare mutation, causing the syndrome in about 1:200,000 children. The two forms prevent cellular "housecleaning" of long sugar molecules normally broken down in our cells, resulting in damage to various organs, particularly bone, stunting growth and deforming facies. Intelligence is normal. see http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/0012 ...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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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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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
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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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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