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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...
 

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...
 

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 ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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...
 

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 ...
 

Is alopecia totalis considered as disability?

is alopecia considered a disability as far as work goes? I fear my job will fire me or force me ... rights and if they are allowed to fire. is this considered a disability? ...
 

Suggest treatment for mental disability

Dear sir,my brother is mentally some disturb .he behave like as Speak without maters,angry on others people,forgate the talked ,some time (1,2 month between) fainted.His treatment is going last two .Mr.Berry had also previous time and now a Dr. of...
 

Suggest treatment for mental disability

m a studend and my room pArtner is suffering from a problem....................he is very confuse..............one day he was going to kill me...........after some time he was behaving normally.....................his all medical report are...
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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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