Sandhoff Disease

Sandhoff disease is a lipid storage disorder that slowly and progressively destroys the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. It is rare and inherited. Based on the age at which the signs and symptoms appear, they are classified into infantile, juvenile, and adult. The infantile form is most common and severe.

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How can Sandhoff disease be cured?

Query: Hello doctor, My son is suffering from Sandhoff disease. Please give a solution.  Read Full »

Dr. Gerry Mike Palisoc

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your concern. Your son will develop a seizure and you need anticonvulsants for it. This can range from Valproic acid to Levetiracetam to control it. It usually is controlled with medications alone. However, I am sorry to tell that the Sandhoff disease is pr...  Read Full »

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