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Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1

Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: Introduction

Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: A neurological condition which can start in late childhood or adulthood and progresses slowly. It involves mainly sensory loss in the hands and feet as well as autonomic symptoms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1 is available below.

Symptoms of Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1

Treatments for Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1

  • Treatment is the same as for other condition that cause chronic skin ulcers e.g. diabetes
  • Ulcers need to be managed promptly to prevent complications - remove pressure, treat infection, protect affected part of limb from further injury e.g. footwear.
  • Patients need to be informed of proper wound care and protective measures
  • Genetic counseling is recommended
  • more treatments...»

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Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: Complications

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  • Chronic skin ulcers - usually on feet
  • Infected wound
  • Limb injuries due to lack of sensation
  • Foot drop
  • Spontaneous fractures
  • Osteomyelitis due to untreated wounds
  • more complications...»

Causes of Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1

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Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1

Prognosis for Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: The prognosis varies depending on whether the patient receives a timely diagnosis and then follows measures to prevent complications usually resulting from untreated ulcers. Life expectancy is not affected but patients may be severely affected by complications of their condition.

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  1. Neuropathy hereditary sensory and autonomic type 1: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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