Dysautonomia

What is Dysautonomia?

Dysautonomia (or autonomic dysfunction) is any disease or malfunction of the autonomic nervous system (ANS). The autonomic nervous system controls a number of functions in the body, such as heart rate, blood pressure, digestive tract peristalsis, and sweating, amongst others. Dysfunction of the ANS can involve any of these functions.

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Hello. How can I be tested to determine whether I have dysautonomia? All of my life I have been prone to fainting (vaso vagal syncope) in certain...

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The description of your symptoms are suggestive of recurrent vasovagal syncope. In this condition,...

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Hello dr. My name is XXXXXXX negron I am 18 years old nd 4'8 140 pounds I suffer of a condition caused dysautonomia. I have been having some sever...

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Hello XXXXXXX

Thanks for posting your query.

Dysautonomia is a disorder of autonomic nervous system which may explain the reason of your urinary incontinence...

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Hi! I have dysautonomia and possible autimmune disease (High XXXXXXX 1:160) but no antibodies showing
I keep getting a few things that bother me ....

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As you have said that you were diagnosed with POTS ( postural orthostatic tachcardia syndrome) , with poistive XXXXXXX 1:160 , taking nadalol...

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re: fasting blood sugar and autonomic neuropathy. I have hyperadrenergic postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. mild peripheral neuropathy in...

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hi i have query my father, age 56 suffering from CIDP secondary to AMYLOIDOSIS (RENAL) with autonomic dysfunction history of haemorrhoids, admitted...

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I was recently diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome. I am taking Fludrocortisone and Metropolol, but I am still very...

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I had a heat stroke 10 years ago. As a result I was disabled for several years with Autonomic Dysfunction and severe heat intolerance. The symptoms...

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My BP has been 155/105 for 3 days. Chest sore. Dizzy Took 50 mg Cozaar this morning but it doesn't seem to want to go down I am v healthy 66 yr old...

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