Managing and living with Fabry

Treatment and health care teams

A patient with Fabry disease needs to go through a number of tests to find out exactly how Fabry disease is affecting the person. These tests may include:

  • Blood tests
  • Urine tests
  • Heart tests
  • Brain scans
  • Hearing tests
  • Eye tests
  • Tests to measure depression and anxiety
  • Sensory neural tests

Once doctors know more about how Fabry disease is affecting the patient, they can set up a plan for monitoring and management. For more information about treatment, please discuss with a doctor.

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Links to websites with more information on how to live with Fabry disease.

Taking care of your family members who have Fabry disease isn't always easy. Here are some resources with more information for patients and care givers.