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Williams Syndrome, (Happy Elf Syndrome) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Williams Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Williams syndrome is an inherited disorder affecting physical and mental development People with this disorder are as friendly, happy and pure as elves. The cause is micro-deletion of 28 missing genes Diagnosis: Typical elfin face Missing genes test Treatment: Behavior/Music therapy Reduce calcium Treat heart valve
Fanconi Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Fanconi Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Fanconi syndrome is due to the widespread poor function of the kidney’s proximal tubules allowing essential substances to be excreted. It can be: Inherited-genetic Acquired-heavy metals, medicines, myeloma Symptoms: Polyuria Polydipsia Dehydration Bone defects Treatment: Replace fluid,bicarbonate,glucose,amino acid
Lowe Syndrome (Oculocerebrorenal syndrome) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
This book describes Lowe Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lowe syndrome (oculocerebrorenal syndrome) is X-linked genetic disorder Diagnosis is by the triad of congenital cataracts infantile hypotonia with mental impairment renal tubular dysfunction MRI brain and kidney Treatment is by: Surgical removal of cataracts Mineral and electrolytes Glaucoma treatment Physiotherapy
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.
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
Klinefelter Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
This book describes Klinefelter Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Klinefelter syndrome is a genetic disorder in males with an extra X chromosome It is linked with hypo-gonads, gynecomastia and infertility. It is recorded as XXY. Diagnosis is by: Buccal test for chromosones Low testosterone Treatment is by: Testosterone supplements Mastectomy for gynecomastia 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.
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
Sickle Cell Anemia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sickle Cell Anemia, Treatment and Related Diseases. Sickle cell anemia is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells that are in the shape of a sickle Sickle cell anemia is present at birth with symptoms of fatigue and breathlessness. Diagnosis is by: Test for sickle cell hemoglobin before and after birth Treatment is by: Relieve symptoms and complications Hydroxyurea.
Hemangiomas, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hemangioma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A hemangioma is a disorder that causes abnormal buildup of blood vessels in the skin or internal organs 1. Superficial hemangiomas are raised red areas of skin 2. Deep hemangiomas are blue in color Diagnosis is by excision biopsy. Most hemangiomas need: No treatment Propanolol/steroids Laser therapy Surgical removal
Neurofibromatosis 1, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder causing tumors in the skin, nervous system and skeleton. NF1 is the more common form of the neurofibromatoses Diagnosis is clinical and the biopsy of asymptomatic skin neurofibromas, Treatment is none or the excision of tumors that cause pain or loss of function.
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
Zebras of Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016 by JK Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book was written for those diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. It can be difficult to navigate the complexities of this condition. This book is designed to prepare you to take on the challenge of living life after the diagnosis. We are born with EDS, yet finally receiving a diagnosis is devastating. This book includes some personal stories, so that you will be able to cope with EDS.
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
G6PD Deficiency, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the G6PD Deficiency, Treatment and Associated Diseases. G6PD Deficiency is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which has a lack of the G6PD enzyme. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 G6PD Deficiency Chapter 2 Facts about G6PD Deficiency Chapter 3 Treatment of G6PD Deficiency Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 Shock
Polycystic Kidneys, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes the Polycystic Kidney, Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Polycystic kidney disease is a progressive genetic condition in which multiple cysts are present in both kidneys Introduction Chapter 1 Polycystic Kidney Chapter 2 More about Polycystic Kidney Chapter 3 Treatment of Polycystic Kidney Chapter 4 Glomerulonephritis Chapter 5 Kidney Failure Chapter 6 Nephrotic Syndrome
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.
Aetiology of Obesity: The Role of Genes and Hormones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
A fully researched and referenced book describing the role of genes and hormones in the aetiology (origins and causes) of obesity. Now described as our 'obesogenic' environment the book discusses the increasing number of genes and hormones identified as having a role in our globally-soaring obesity levels. A must-read for anyone with an interest in obesity seeking to understand underlying causes.
Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This original book combines the experienced perspective of a practicing Ob/Gyn and a BRCA1 positive patient. Through their mutual desire to help those who live with the threat or actuality of BRCA mutations and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC), Letters To Doctors is a unique educational guide not only for healthcare providers but for everyone who picks it up.
Fanconi Anemia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Fanconi Anemia teaches you about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, tests, treatment, prognosis and prevention for this inherited disorder.