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Hereditary Spherocytosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes Hereditary Spherocytosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hereditary spherocytosis is a rare disorder of the surface layer of red blood cells, causing red blood cells that look like spheres and breakdown of red blood cells Causes: Genetic Symptoms: Jaundice Anemia Weakness Diagnosis: Spherocytes Reticulocytes Treatment: Splenectomy Folic acid Preventive vaccines
Elephant Man Disease, (Proteus Syndrome) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
This book describes Elephant Man Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Elephant Man Disease is a rare disorder featured by overgrowth of different body tissues caused by a mosaic difference in a gene called AKT1 Proteus syndrome can affect bone, connective tissue, skin, central nervous system and viscera. Treatment Surgery to reduce body overgrowth Blood clot prevention of DVT/PE
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.
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria is a rare genetic disorder in which the red blood cells lining break down faster than normal Diagnosis: Serum hemoglobin/haptoglobin Urine hemosiderin Flow cytometry Treatment: Blood transfusion Eculizumab Vitamin K antagonist Prednisolone Bone marrow transplant
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
A Simple Guide To The Inverted Person, (Situs Inversus) Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
This book describes The Inverted Person (Situs Inversus), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Situs inversus is a congenital disorder in which the major visceral organs are reversed or mirrored from their normal locations Situs inversus has an autosomal recessive inheritance Diagnosis is done by imaging studies. No treatment is needed if there are no symptoms Some symptoms can be treated.
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.
My Father's Daughter: A Story of Survival, Life and Lynch Syndrome Hereditary Cancers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
"...a true story of courage, inspiration, and survival of a woman investigator and the generations of her family as they fight for survival through life and through the hereditary cancers of Lynch syndrome. Lindy Bruzzone furnishes a guide toward survival not only for those with Lynch syndrome hereditary cancers but for everyone facing major challenges in their lives."
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.
Friedreich Ataxia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Friedreich Ataxia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Friedreich ataxia is the most frequent inherited ataxia (incoordination), a degenerative disorder affecting the nervous system, muscles and heart. Diagnosis: Unsteadiness Cardiomyopathy MRI brain & Spinal cord Genetic test Treatment: Physical and speech therapy Heart failure Arrhythmias Scoliosis Foot deformities
Velpeau: The HS Journal, Vol. I, Issue 3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Monthly publication to help raise awareness about the debilitating skin condition, Hidradenitis Suppurativa.
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: 16,250. 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.

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