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ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis commonly known as Lou Gehrig disease is a very dangerous nervous disorder. It is known for its fast progression and fatality. It s a neurodegenerative disorder that affects the nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord. It is the disease that occurs when the muscles do not get any nourishment. When a muscle does not get any nourishment it starts atrophying. This is the only reason this condition is known as No muscle nourishment.

Symptoms of ALS

The symptoms of ALS can be subtle and the Symptoms do involve moving, swallowing, speaking, forming words toms can be overlooked as well. The symptoms include fasciculations, cramps, tight and stiff muscles, muscles weakness, slurred speech, and nasal speech, difficulty in chewing and swallowing. Symptoms initially affect legs and arms first. For a person to be diagnosed with ALS one should have both upper and lower motor defect. There may be cognitive deficit in the patients suffering from AKS as well.

Treatment

The treatment of ALS includes symptomatic treatment like breathing care, physical therapy and occupational therapy, nutritional therapy and psychological support. Patients suffering from ALS do suffer from multiple symptoms hence multiple therapies are required for the patients as per the need. Regular testing of breathing is required by the doctor for the patients of ALS so that if they require support at night it should be provided. In many of the cases mechanical ventilation is also being provided to the patient. Speech therapy is required for slurred speech and nasal speech as well. Since the patient do suffer from nutritional problems that can be corrected by meeting the high nutrional demands.

India is rich in different neuro specialized doctors and neuro hospitals as well. Not only metro cities rather many big cities have specialists dealing with ALS. We believe that every problem has a solution and so as ALS. India’s medial industry is standing side by side to the medical industry of developed nations. Big cities like Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Calcutta, Gurgaon, Pune etc. Have large number of highly specialized hospitals with good and qualifies staffing. So even the lower strata of the society is capable to get medical facilities in specialized hospitals. If you are in need of these kinds of facilities then just do not worry and email us at united med tour. We have helped a number of patients and fulfilled their requirement. Just email us our need and we will get back to you within no time with a proper solution.

 

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