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gitelmans syndrome
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jennyjj4 posted:
I have been dealing with this syndrome since the early 90's .I had to have my si joint fused in March of 2011and it has not healed right ,Now my sirgeon is wondering if the gitelmans had something to do with my joint healing right .Is this possiable?
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Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
Here is a discussion in this community from several years ago that might have some information for you:

http://forums.webmd.com/3/kidney-disorders-exchange/forum/182

Have you checked in with the doctor who manages your syndrome to talk about the joint healing?

Haylen


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