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One of the rare kinds of inherited disorders that affects the liver brain and various other organs is Wilson's disease. It is symptomized with feeling of constant fatigue and lack of appetite. Alongside the patient also experiences extreme feelings of muscle and abdominal pain and fluid buildup, which is then followed with muscle stiffness and uncontrolled movements.
HOW IS WILSON'S DISEASE DIAGNOSED?
A health care provider may use several tests and exams to diagnose Wilson's disease, including the following:
• medical and family history
• physical exam
• blood tests
• urine tests
• liver biopsy
• imaging tests
HOW IS WILSON'S DISEASE TREATED?
The goal of treatment is to reduce the amount of copper in the tissues. This is done by a procedure called chelation -- certain medications can bind to copper and help remove it through the kidneys or gut. Treatment must be lifelong. Symptoms may be treated with exercise or physical therapy. People who are confused or unable to care for themselves may need special protective measures. A liver transplant may be considered in cases where the liver is severely damaged by the disease
DID YOU KNOW?
The problem can turn out to be fatal in case the same is not treated on time with complete liver failure.