understand krabbe disease

understand krabbe disease

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Understand Krabbe Disease
  • What are the Symptoms of Krabbe Disease

    What are the Symptoms of Krabbe Disease

    In most cases, the signs and symptoms of Krabbe disease appear during the first few months of life. They begin gradually and progressively worsen.

  • What is the prognosis of Krabbe Disease?

    What is the prognosis of Krabbe Disease?

    Prognosis of Krabbe disease may be significantly better for children who receive umbilical cord blood stem cells before the onset of the disease or during the early phase of bone marrow transplantation.

  • What is the Treatment of Krabbe Disease?

    What is the Treatment of Krabbe Disease?

    Generally, treatment for Krabbe disease is symptomatic and supportive.  Physical therapy may help maintain or increase muscle tone and circulation. If it develops in infants, the result is mostly death.

  • What is Krabbe Disease?

    What is Krabbe Disease?

    Krabbe disease is a rare, inherited degenerative disorder of the central and peripheral nervous systems that destroys the myelin, a protective coating of nerve cells inside the brain and throughout the nervous system.

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