VERONA HEALTH CARE PROVIDER
Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata di Verona
Verona Health Care Provider, has focused, in the last decades, its effort to diagnose, follow up and now treate, children and adults affected with inherited metabolic disorders, especially lysosomal storage disorders.
Recently the Regional Expanded Newborn Screening Program choose Verona as Referral Centre for diagnosis and treatment of Aminoacid Disorders, Urea Cycle Disorders and Organic Acidurias.
The GIMME (Interdisciplinary Group for Inherited Metabolic Disorders) allows a multidisciplinary approach to children and adults affected with such diseases: adult and child physicians monthly join together and share their knowledge and experiences.
Aminoacid disorders, urea cycle and organic acidurias
Expanded newborn screening
Molecular genetic diagnosis (Sanger and NGS)
Histopathology and ultrastructural diagnosis (muscle, skin, nerve biopsy and lymphocyte pellet)
Radiology (CT, MRI, Spectroscopy)
EEG and Neurophysiology (adult and pediatric patients)
pediatric and adult Neurology, Psychiatry, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Respiratory Medicine, Sleep Medicine, Clinical Immunology, Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Cardiac Surgery, Neurosurgery, pediatric and adult Intensive Care
Psychological support (families, children and adults)
Epidemiology and statistics