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Prognosis of Menkes Disease

Prognosis of Menkes Disease: Poor. Death common within 10 years. ...see also Overview of Menkes Disease

Prognosis for Menkes Disease: The disorder causes severe cerebral degeneration and arterial changes, resulting in death in infancy. (Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology) ... The prognosis for individuals with Menkes disease is poor. Most affected persons die within the first decade of life. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Menkes Disease Information Page: NINDS) ...see also Overview of Menkes Disease

Complications:

Complications of Menkes Disease may include:

Complications of Menkes Disease from the Diseases Database include:


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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Menkes Disease usually refers to the likely outcome of Menkes Disease. The prognosis of Menkes Disease may include the duration of Menkes Disease, chances of complications of Menkes Disease, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Menkes Disease, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Menkes Disease. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.

 

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