People with Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome or Von Hippel-Lindau Disease are at an increased risk for developing clear cell renal cell cancer or pheochromocytoma. Treatment usually involves surgical procedures and radiation therapy.
August 22, 2013: Curschmann-Batten-Steinert syndrome is a chronic, slowly progressing, highly variable, inherited multisystemic disease. It is characterized by wasting of the muscles (muscular dystrophy), cataracts, heart conduction defects, endocrine changes, and myotonia. Two types of myotonic dystrophy exist. Both forms of the disease display an autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance.
Mount Sinai’s Sports Medicine Service presents a snapshot of the five most common injuries affecting the knee, shoulder and hip. Discover the effective RICE treatment method, and other therapies to help the healing process.