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In order to better counsel patients, it is key for clinicians of different disciplines to be aware of, and diagnose, the 'overlap syndrome' between two medical disorders - ALS and FTD - since it significantly affects patient survival.
Researchers have found that women are about seven to nine times more likely to suffer from "broken heart syndrome" during sudden or prolonged stress.
Research to Accelerate Treatments to Improve Cognition for Individuals with Down syndrome (PRWEB) October 21, 2011 The Down Syndrome Research and Treatment
Prader-Willi syndrome is a rare genetic disorder which affects one child in 25,000.
BARCELONA, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Advancell has announced the initiation of a clinical phase IIb study of its treatment ATH008 for palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia syndrome, or hand-foot syndrome, a painful side effect of chemotherapy.
Lung transplant patients have double the risk of organ rejection and death within five years of the procedure if they live near a main road.
Part of a concerted effort to raise money and support for Down syndrome research Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 In honor of World Down Syndrome Awareness Day, today the plus15 campaign is matching all donations 3:1 through its website,http://www.plus15.org.
Most "locked-in syndrome" patients say they are happy, and many of the factors reported by those who say they are unhappy can be improved, suggest the results of the largest survey of its kind.
Expression of a toxic RNA that leads to Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome is modifiable by genetic or pharmacologic means.
The SARS coronavirus is the virus that causes severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). In 2003 the World Health Organization issued a press release stating that the coronavirus identified by a number of laboratories was the official cause of SARS. It causes severe illness marked initially by systemic symptoms of muscle pain, headache, fever, followed in 2-10 days by the onset of respiratory symptoms, mainly cough, dyspnea, and pneumonia. SARS patients have a decrease in the number of...
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