Treatments for Batten Disease


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Treatment list for Batten Disease: The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Batten Disease includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

Treatments of Batten Disease discussion: As yet, no specific treatment is known that can halt or reverse the symptoms of Batten disease. However, seizures can sometimes be reduced or controlled with anticonvulsant drugs, and other medical problems can be treated appropriately as they arise. Physical therapy and occupational therapy may help patients retain functioning as long as possible. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Batten Disease Information Page: NINDS

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