I Have An Extremely Rare Genetic Disease

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    I And My Son Have Andersen Tawil Syndrome (ats)

    Where do I begin....When my son was age 3 he began to have severe muscle pain in his lower left calf, and night terrors. His nightly muscle pain experience carried out until he was about age 7-8 years. Pediatricians had no explanation for it  so they repeatedly told me these...
    jncvlr jncvlr
    2 Responses Aug 8, 2011

    Andersen Tawil Syndrome

    Hello all.. I recently figured out that i have a very rare condition called andersen tawil syndrome..It is a potassium ion channelopathy.. for some reason the message channels in my muscles malfunction and my muscles tighten and dont relax.. in thirty years of doctors...
    kattsqueen kattsqueen
    4 Responses Sep 5, 2009
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