In the heart of its mission to support the patients, their relatives as well as the scientific community, Orphan Europe is glad to introduce this educational video, which will help you to better understand the physiological changes, the organ complications and the process leading to the permanent closure of the PDA.
In the heart of its mission to support patients and their relatives, Orphan Europe is every year highly involved in the Rare Disease Day®.
The Rare Disease Day®, held on 29th February, has as main objective to raise awareness about rare diseases and their impact on patients’ lives.
Left untreated, this condition leads to cerebral oedema, coma and eventually death. This underlines the need to early identify affected patients, and a diagnostic test in unclear neonatal hyperammonaemia may be helpful.