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Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: Introduction

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome is a rare condition characterized by hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia and kidney failure that has no obvious cause. Researchers have discovered a number of genes linked to an increased susceptibility to developing the condition. Type 4 is linked to a genetic defect on chromosome 6p21.3. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4 is available below.

Symptoms of Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4

Treatments for Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4

  • There is no cure for atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome and treatment is tailored depending on individual factors and presenting symptoms. The condition may recur even after a kidney transplant. It is important that blood pressure is closely monitored and treated in order to prevent complications. Dialysis may be required for short-term or long-term treatment depending on whether the kidney function improves or continues to worsen. Episodes of illness may be set off by infections including common infections such as cold
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Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: Complications

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Causes of Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4

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Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Prognosis for Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4

Prognosis for Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: The condition has the potential to be life-threatening and hence accurate diagnoses and appropriate supportive treatment needs to be delivered in a timely manner in order to prevent serious complications.

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  1. Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Atypical, Susceptibility to, 4: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
  8. Prognosis
 

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