When is inpatient care indicated for the treatment of low LDL cholesterol syndromes?

Updated: Mar 06, 2018
  • Author: Vibhuti N Singh, MD, MPH, FACC, FSCAI; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Infants who present with failure to thrive may require additional monitoring and therapy in the hospital. This therapy may include the following:

  • Parenteral vitamin supplementation

  • Electrolyte and nutrient supplementation

Patients with spinocerebellar degeneration and severe gait disturbances may need supportive measures. They may also need orthotic appliances.

Visual assessment and therapy are indicated for retinal degeneration.


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