Epilepsy, recognize the characteristics and syndromes that often occur in children

loading… Epilepsy is a disorder of the nervous system that makes people have seizures for no reason. DOK SINDOnews’ photo JAKARTA – Epilepsy is a disturbance in the system nerves which makes people have seizures for no reason. Not only occurs in adults, epilepsy can also occur children . Quoted from the Hopkins Medicine website, … Read more

Improving the health of two infants with severe forms of disharmonious overgrowth syndromes

Dysharmonious overgrowth syndromes are rare genetic diseases associated with a mutation in the PIK3CA gene. Since 2016, a team made up of researchers from Inserm, AP-HP, University of Paris, the Institut Necker-Enfants Malades (Disharmonious Hypergrowth and Vascular Abnormalities Unit) and the clinical services of Hospices civilians in Lyon demonstrated the therapeutic efficacy of a molecule … Read more

“Elephant man” syndrome: a promising treatment?

Alpelisib, treatment of the future against disharmonious overgrowth syndromes? A study shows significant improvements from early administration in two infants with severe forms. Focus on clinical trials? Guillaume Canaud: 1 – PIK3CA: 0. This professor, nephrologist, has been fighting for years against the mutation of this gene which regulates the proliferation and growth of cells, … Read more