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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
User :   thankyou
User :   i needed your name for a project im doing
User :   i need some advice because i am doinng a project on hurler syndrome
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   k what are the symptoms forhurler syndrome?
User :   is it also true that people with this die before the age of ten if they do not get treatments?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   thats right
User :   what are the treatments?
Doctor :   hurler syndrome is deficiency of enzymes in the liver
User :   what is enzyme?
User :   thankyou doctor anvekar. out of time. peace out bj
User :   fuk
Doctor :   so enzyme replacement is the proposed therapy via gene therapy
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