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Suggest treatment for alport syndrome

My son has Alports syndrome and has developed leg pains and some fatigue in this past 12hrs. Is complaining of pain when urinating and using bowels.He also has hashimotos thyroiditis
My son is Male 14ys,60kgs,last bloods were reasonable.Blood pressure norm.Takes ramipril and oroxine.
Tue, 6 Sep 2016
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Alport syndrome patients may develop kidney problem, eye problem and hearing problem. so consult nephrologist, ophlmologist and ENT surgeon. he may require ACE inhibitor like drugs to retard progression of disease.
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