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What Is Camurati Engelmann Disease?

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Posted on Wed, 19 Oct 2016
Question: Hi.... do you know anything about the disease Camurati Engellman Disease?
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Answered by Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

Yes, I am aware of the disease. It is a genetic disorder inherited in an autosomal dominant manner and is characterized by proximal muscle weakness, limb pain and waddling gait. Radiographic investigtion can reveal various findings. Molecular genetic testing helps in confirmation.

The following links should be helpful for you:
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/camurati-engelmann-disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1156/

Let me know if you have any further queries and I would gladly help.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar
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Follow up: Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha (13 hours later)
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I am going to my general doc and also a neurologist but no one seems to know how to treat me and I am having a hard time finding a doctor., my hearing and vision are changing, because I have it in my skull
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Answered by Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha (4 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Please provide the details of your problems.

Detailed Answer:
I would request you to detail out on the problems that you have and upload the investigations that have been done related to the same. I would try to guide you accordingly.

I would await your response.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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What Is Camurati Engelmann Disease?

Brief Answer: Yes Detailed Answer: Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic. Yes, I am aware of the disease. It is a genetic disorder inherited in an autosomal dominant manner and is characterized by proximal muscle weakness, limb pain and waddling gait. Radiographic investigtion can reveal various findings. Molecular genetic testing helps in confirmation. The following links should be helpful for you: https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/camurati-engelmann-disease http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1156/ Let me know if you have any further queries and I would gladly help. Regards