Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis
Is there treatment for neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses?
As of June 2016, there is no cure for neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses. Treatment depends on what symptoms a person is presenting with and managing those symptoms. There is also recommended surveillance, or tests that should be done on a routine basis, for people with this diagnosis. More specific information about treatment can be found for the specific types of the neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses.
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