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Research is being done with other treatments such as lovastatin and 4-phenylbutyrate, both of which may help lower VLCFA levels in cells, but more work is necessary to determine their effectiveness. Gene therapy , a possible method of treatment, w...[read article]

Tests for Adrenoleukodystrophy

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head is a painless, noninvasive test that produces detailed images of your brain and brain stem. The test is carried out wit...  More
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Fatty acid Test
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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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Serum C26/C22 Long Chain Fatty Acid Test
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A complete cholesterol test (also called a lipid panel or lipid profile) measures the amount of good and bad cholesterol and the level of triglycerides in your bloo...  More
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Lipid Panel
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Lipids Test
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A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan is a noninvasive test that uses magnets and radio waves to create images of the inside of your body. It allows doctors to se...  More
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Karyotyping is a laboratory procedure that allows a physician to examine a patient's set of chromosomes. Karyotype also refers to the actual collection of chro...  More
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Medical Procedures for Adrenoleukodystrophy

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According to the American Physical Therapy Association, the goal of physical therapy or physiotherapy is to improve mobility, restore function, reduce pain, and pre...  More
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Genetic Counseling
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Surgical Procedures for Adrenoleukodystrophy

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A bone marrow transplant is a medical procedure performed to replace bone marrow that has been damaged or destroyed by disease or chemotherapy. This procedure invol...  More
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Self Care for Adrenoleukodystrophy

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Dietary Modification
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Herbs and Supplements for Adrenoleukodystrophy What's this?

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L-arginine was first isolated in 1886. In 1932, scientists learned that L-arginine is needed to create urea, a waste product that is necessary for toxic ammonia to ...  More
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acetylcysteine inhalation
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