infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy

infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy

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Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy
  • What is the treatment of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    What is the treatment of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    There is no cure for Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy and no treatment that can stop the progress of the disease.  Treatment is symptomatic and supportive.

  • What is Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    What is Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy (INAD) is a very rare, hereditary chronic disorder of the nervous system. It is characterized by irregularities of nerve endings within the brain and spinal cord and outside the central nervous system.

  • What is the Prognosis of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    What is the Prognosis of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    Infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy (INAD) is a rare genetic disorder that affects the nerve axons (which are responsible for conducting messages) in the brain and other parts of the body, causing a progressive loss of vision and of physical and mental skills.

  • What is the diagnosis of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    What is the diagnosis of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    Electrophysiology may be helpful for diagnosis of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy, although diagnosis is usually confirmed by tissue biopsy of skin, rectum, nerve or conjunctive tissue to confirm the presence of characteristic swellings (spheroid bodies) in the nerve axons.

  • What are the symptoms of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    What are the symptoms of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy?

    Symptoms of Infantile Neuroaxonal Dystrophy usually begin within the first 2 years of life, with the loss of head control and the ability to sit, crawl, or walk, accompanied by deterioration in vision and speech.

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