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Duchenne muscular dystrophy treatment sgrh

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Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

my son a known case of duchenne muscular dystrophy is suffering from cardio myopathy . His EF is 38%,moderate LV Dysfunction, pulpable liver . He is taking less than 1 1/2ltr for water and restricted... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Sir, What is best line of treatment for Muscular Dystrophy ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mukesh Chugh MD

I want to know if certain meds can cause symptoms that resemble muscular dystrophy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Chugh ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi! My son is 7 yrs. old and has developed atrophy in a couple of muscles in his right had. He has had nerve conductor tests done and an MRI that shows his nerves as undamaged. There is fatty tissue growing where those... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

My brother is suffering for Muscular Distrophy and he is 43 years old. Recently he has been complaining of breathlessness if he lies flat on his back in sleeping position. So, he just sits on the bed and sleeps without... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

i am 19 year old,weight some 65-70 kgs and suffering from duchenne muscular dystrophy.Two years back i got admitted to the hospital,from then on i am on BIPAP machine during night,when winter starts ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I have two boys with DMD 20 and 17 both boys can still walk alittle and are doing much better than they should be (not that thas an issue) my question is that I have been getting cramps in my legs and feeling tired all the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

Hello I work for a sexual health education service. I have had a query from a young man who is 17 and has Duchenne muscular dystrophy. He has very limited movement in his arms as they are severely ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Phalguna Kousika K MD

A friends son was given adivan for DMD and started having trouble breathing. Could it have been the adivan? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Phalguna Kousika K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chetan MD

hello Doctor, i take gene test for sister s son. That result told, he clinically diagosed to have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, was tested for mutations in that Dystrophin gene by multiplex PCR. He did ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chetan ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

It is a progressive muscular disease. Wheelchair is usually the only option left. Can try muscular relaxants for contractures if any.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi, There is no specific treatment available for any of the congenital muscular dystrophies. The complications are managed accordingly. Kindly consult an ENT surgeon for the impaired hearing. Reply...

Dr. Paparaja S MD

Hi..steroids found to be effective...wish him a speedy recovery.... Hit thanks...