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Prognosis of Klinefelter Syndrome - Treatment for Achondroplastic Dwarfism
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- Prognosis of Klinefelter Syndrome
The prognosis for Klinefelter syndrome is generally good, with most men leading full and active lives. This eMedTV segment includes information on the factors (such as other medical conditions) that can adversely affect the prognosis.
- Research on Klinefelter Syndrome
Research on Klinefelter syndrome is focused on understanding the disease better and finding a cure. This eMedTV article discusses research this condition in detail, including current areas of focus and potential benefits for research participants.
- Symptoms of Marfan Syndrome
Common symptoms of Marfan syndrome can include flat feet, a long face, eye problems, and heart problems. As this eMedTV article explains, symptoms can vary widely among people with the disorder. This page takes a look at the symptoms of this condition.
- Symptoms of Turner Syndrome
Major heart defects, short stature, and infertility are some of the symptoms of Turner syndrome. This eMedTV page discusses a number of other symptoms and includes a list of medical conditions that women with Turner syndrome are at risk of developing.
- Testosterone Treatment for Klinefelter Syndrome
Regular testosterone injections are often the treatment of choice for those with Klinefelter syndrome. This eMedTV article provides an overview of testosterone treatment for Klinefelter syndrome, including information on side effects.
- Treatment for Achondroplastic Dwarfism
As explained in this eMedTV segment, the treatment for achondroplastic dwarfism aims to prevent and treat the signs, symptoms, and health conditions associated with this disorder (such as breathing problems, recurrent ear infections, and obesity).