The prognosis for individuals with LNS is poor. Death is usually due to renal failure in the first or second decade of life.
Neurological symptoms of Lesch Nyhan Syndrome include facial grimacing, involuntary writhing, and repetitive movements of the arms and legs similar to those seen in Huntington’s disease.read more
Treatment for Lesch Nyhan Syndrome is symptomatic. Gout can be treated with allopurinol to control excessive amounts of uric acid.read more