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Is acromegaly a disability

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How is bulging forehead due to acromegaly treated ?

i am 21 yrs old. From my child hood i have a bulging on my forehead.i have had no injuries. both left and right side of the forehead are bulged just above the eye brows. but left side bulging is more compared to right side. every time i look into...
 

Growth Hormone Deficiency. Is it considered as a disability?

Is Growth Hormone Deficiency considered as a disability? ...
 

Does osteoarthritis cause disability to move?

I HAVE OSTEOARTHIRITIS OF D12-L3,does THAT MEAN DISABILITY? i HAVE GREAT PAINS IN ALL SITUATIONS ... A DISABILITY TO THE SOCIAL SECURITY? THANK YOU ...
 

Will I be disabled due to arm and carpel tunnel surgery?

me to lift & transfer patients in a nsd home, will I be disabled due to arm & carpel tunnel surgery? ...
 

What does 50% PTSD permanent disability mean?

Good day. Thanks for taking the time. My question is: What does it mean / what can I expect, that I was diagnosed with 50% PTSD permanent disability as a result of a "industrial accident" of which I became ...
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Suggest treatment for acromegaly

My mother in law is a Acromegaly she had undergone surgery and now her GH level is 744 her age is 67 years. Doctors are of different opinion, one say go for Cyber Knife therapy other says go ...
 

Had surgery for acromegaly. What could be the cause for my abnormal adrenal gland?

I have acromegaly , post 2 times surgery one in 1986 and one in 1999. Since the 1999 surgery my health has gone straight down hill. I found out by a GP that I have had a heart attack and I have damage ...
 

Have acromegaly. Taking Sandostatin. Chest pressure, increased pulse rate

I have acromegaly d/t a growth hormone secreting pituitary tumor . I am presently taking monthly injections 20mg Sandostatin and daily injections 15mg pegvisomant, among other misc. meds. Recently, over ...
 

Suggest treatment for intellectual disability

my nephew is 14 years old , he seems to be mentally handicapped . He is walking , running and eating but he has got no sense of maturity. He developed everything bit late (talking walking etc ) . He did not concentrate in school . He could not...
 

How to cure disability?

my wife is having diabity in 2005 since that she is taking medicines.But is is not under control.She is 5 5 and weight 85 kg age is 45.nowdays she is taking Janumet 50/1000 before meal in morning and evening and reclied 60 after meal in morning...
 

What is the treatment for learning disabilities?

Dear Sir, My daughter of 19 years age is slow learner. since birth she has shown delayed performance physically as well mentally. As on today now she is physically fit but still problem of learning, vocabulary persists. Some how she has managed to...
 

What are the symptoms of learning disability?

i wanted to know if i should get tested for a learning diability. ok so every time i have taken math for the past three years i have failed the first time, when i took it a second time i would do a little better and scrape by with a just passing...
 

Is there a treatment for vitiligo? Is this classified as a disability?

HI I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW HOW I CAN BE HELPED TP OVERCOME MY SKIN CONDITION WHICH IS SPREADING ALL OVER MY BODY VITALIGO CAN IT BE CLASSIFIED AS A DISABILITY SINCE ITS SPREADING ON AL MY HANDS ...
 

Is Crohn's disease described as a disability?

) for hospital procedures (tests) for my Crohns disease . They tell me Crohns is not a disability as if it were I would be registered as disabled. Is Crohns a disability and can I have that officially confirmed? Many ...
 

Prognosis for social security disability?

I need a prognosis for social security disability. Need prognosis for disability. Do you know of a neurosurgeon or orthopedic surgeon In Las Vegas or Henderson NV, I can contact. They have to be disability ...
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Can i claim disability benefits if i have a pacemaker fitted?
This is generally not a pure indication for disability
 
Can u tell me about that madiction name of madiction minoo bromocriptine
Bromocriptine is used in many conditions , the commonly encountered examples are Menstrual problems, female infertility, galactorrhea(Increased breast milk secretion), hypogonadism, and acromegaly.
 
hi, my question is about disable peoplewhat is the cause of a child being born disable and why it happens and hints and tips to be prepare for a healthy baby!
Hi i read your query very carefully and would like to say unfortunately we don't know the causes of of a disable child being born, and we don't know how to avoid this.
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