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Items Tagged ‘Mitochondrial Disease’

February 3, 2022

How the right diagnosis and a new approach changed my life

By Cynthia Weiss Cynthia Weiss (@cindyweiss)

Editor’s note: This story was written by patient Lauren Quinn. I’ve always been an active girl. Running cross-country, playing lacrosse and dribbling down the basketball court is where I shined. But in 2008, my life was turned upside down, and it would be 13 years before things would get better. I vividly remember a family […]

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Tags: Dr. Adam Perlman, Dr. Elliot Dimberg, Integrative Medicine, Lauren Quinn, MayoClinicFL, Mitochondrial Disease


June 25, 2018

Exceeding Expectations With Early Diagnosis, Expert Care

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Affected by a rare genetic condition that can cause developmental delays, Vera Johnson is happy and thriving in the world her parents have built for her with support from her Mayo Clinic team.

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Tags: Dr. Deborah Renaud, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Mayo One, Mitochondrial Disease


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