Rett syndrome

What is Rett syndrome?

Rett syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system that leads to developmental reversals, especially in the areas of expressive language and hand use.

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My daughter is 5 years old and has been diagnosed with Rett Syndrome. She has seizures which result in Todd's Paralysis. I'm just wondering if it...

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Thank you for your query.

It is very common to have Todd's paralysis following a seizure. It is not clear from your query if the pain in the...

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what would cause a person to have small hands and feet...abnormally small?

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Thanks for posting your query.
Abnormally small hands and feet are seen associated with genetic malformations or some syndromes like Rett syndrome...

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Hi my daughter is 26 years old and has Rett syndrome (neurological disorder). Had EKG today to check for Long QT interval, which is fairly common...

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Thanks for writing to HCM.
1. Any ECG read in clinical context only with full knowledge of history and examination findings....

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