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Neurofibromatosis: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Neurofibromatosis is a disease that disturbs the proper growth of the cells of your nervous system. It is genetic, which means that you may suffer from it because one or both of your parents had this disease. So far, there is no definite cure for neurofibromatosis. However, researchers and clinicians have discovered new ways to treat patients with specific neurofibromatosis-related problems.
Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (Ehlers Danlos Syndrome)
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
If you or someone you love has hypermobility and chronic pain, there may be something more than pain medication available for treatment.
Hemochromatosis, (Iron overload) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hemochromatosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hemochromatosis (iron overload) is a disease in which too much iron collects in the body Excess iron is toxic, can damage the organs Diagnosis: 1.Transferrin saturation 2.Serum ferritin level 3.Liver function tests. 4.Liver biopsy Treatment: Therapeutic phlebotomy Iron chelation Diet control of iron Liver transplant
Gilbert's Syndrome: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
If you or a loved one is suffering from this common disorder, there are treatment options that can help. This must-have book contains information about a wide range of treatments for Gilbert's Syndrome, from dietary changes to unconventional therapies like meditation and yoga.
Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is one of the most frequent inherited neurological disorders. It consists of genetic disorders that affect peripheral nerves. Diagnosis: Muscle weakness Reduced muscle bulk Sensory loss Treatment: Rehabilitation Enhance posture and balance surgical repair of deformities
A Simple Guide to Genetic Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A genetic disease is a disease caused by a abnormal form of a gene called a variation or a change of a gene called a mutation. Genetic disorders can be caused 1. by a mutation in one gene (monogenetic disorder) Monogenetic disorders are relatively rare and are caused by a mutation in a single gene. The mutation may be present on one or both chromosomes (one chromosome from each parent)
The Ehler Danlos Patient's Sourcebook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) affects the connective tissues; the joint and skin problems are due to issues with collagen, proteins that stabilize the connective tissue and give it elasticity. Prior to 1997, there were 10 recognized types of EDS which were classified by Roman numerals,This informative and concise book guides you through the causes, tests, and treatment options.
Helping Your NF1 Child: A Parent's Guide To Neurofibromatosis
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
In this short, simple book, Dr. Maloney explains why NF1 varies so widely in how it affects children. For the parents of NF1 children or newly diagnosed adults, Dr. Maloney covers the genetics of NF1 simply. He shows why the disease cannot by predicted by NF1 alone and gives cutting edge research possibilities for its treatment.
Polycythemia Vera, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Polycythemia vera, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Polycythemia vera is a bone marrow disorder with uncontrolled proliferation of blood cells. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Polycythemia Vera Chapter 2 Causes Chapter 3 Symptoms Chapter 4 Diagnosis Chapter 5 Treatment Chapter 6 Prognosis Chapter 7 Polycythemia Rubra Vera Chapter 8 Myeloproliferative disease
Turner Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This book describes Turner Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Turner Syndrome is an inherited disorder of the sex chromosome with one missing X chromosomes (XO) It happens only in females. Symptoms: Amenorrhea Infertility Short stature Diagnosis is by: Karyotyping Blood estrogen Treatment is by: Growth hormone Estrogen at puberty Fertility with donor egg Psychotherapy.
Marfan Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes the Marfan’s Syndrome, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Marfan's Syndrome is an inherited disorder (autosomal dominant) characterized by generally weak connective tissue which includes muscles, ligaments and bones. Diagnosis is by: Tall with long fingers Genetic test Treatment is by: Genetic counseling Prevention of joint strains Beta blockers to reduce aortic blood flow.
Lynch Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This book describes Lynch Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lynch syndrome is an inherited disorder with a higher risk of cancers of the colon, gynecologic tract, and other organs Several genes identified are MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PMS2 and EPCAM through blood tests. Treatment is by: Removal of the colon cancer Yearly pelvic examination, transvaginal ultrasound, endometrial biopsy
Thalassemia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thalassemia, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Thalassemia is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which is transmitted by a gene. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Thalassemia Chapter 2 Facts on Thalassemia Chapter 3 Treatment of Thalassemia Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 G6PD Deficiency
Velpeau: HS Journal Vol. 1, Issue 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Velpeau: HS Journal is the only monthly publication focusing on Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) and the people who are affected by it.
HS Journal, Vol. I, Issue 5
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
The first magazine dedicated to the topic of Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) and the people who have it.

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