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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...
 

Is oral submucous fibrosis a disability?

sorry again i looked there on the website that you send me the link but its didnt see anthing about Oral submusis fiborsis or lymphadenopathy and plus my apointment is may 10 with this doctor here Dr. Rod Rezaee, MD he is ENT speicalist i mean you...
 

Suggest treatment for learning disability in a child

My child who is 8yrs old, has following problems At Work He is quite lazy, he cannot concentrate while studying. In his school, there are around 45 students in his class, If I rank him he will stand at 43rd or 44th position. he barely manages to...
 

Suggest better apparatus for disabled passengers

I hope this is an appropriate question. How can an 85 year old, wobbly woman handle her walker on sidewalks that have been shoveled and salted, but still have dangerous areas of ice and snow? She needs to go to her doctor s office, but we keep...
 

Suggest treatment for learning disability in a child

My child is having learning disability . he is in class 4 and really i am looking for assessment, consultation and guidance.Due to unavailability of my presence in XXXXXXX we are looking for near places like ...
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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...
 

How to treat mental disability?

hi sir,i a banker in yes bank , my brother is 15 years old. he is having mantel problem of touching things with fingers , face and feets . for example, in his school bag , when he has to take a book outside , he insirt two hands together and...
 

Suggest treatment for a disabled child

Dr.phil my daughter was. Shot through the head with a bow and arrow she is disabled living ... that claim to help help with disabled children and they send me down the line call this number ...
 

Suggest treatment for disability to ejaculate

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...I am just newly married and when intercourse my hasband do not reach orgasm or sometimes start to feel it but donot reach it even we make vaginal intercourse for mor...
 

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...
 

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...
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is hepatitis c considerd a disability?
HI No it's considered as disease.
 
Can i claim disability benefits if i have a pacemaker fitted?
This is generally not a pure indication for disability
 
Is growth difecency and hormone dificency a disability
Hi Yes it can be But it depends upon type of growth deficiency means whether it is physical or mental?/ So consult doctors and get help. Say thank you if you are helped.
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