Ask the Mito Doc Questions

Thank you for visiting UMDF's  Ask the Mito DocSM
We are happy that you are here and we look forward to helping you. 
Feel free to fill out the form below and submit your question.   

To better serve you, please try to keep your questions as brief and to the point as possible.  This will also help to be sure your answered in a timely manner.

Questions and answers provided by the UMDF through  Ask the Mito DocSM  are for informational and educational purposes only.
Such information is not intended to replace, and should not be interpreted or relied upon, as professional advice, whether medical or otherwise.

As a rule, the doctors are not comfortable with diagnosing or treating a patient via this forum.
They prefer questions that are more general in nature and could be applicable to a number of mito patients. We also ask that you please limit your questions to three per year.

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If you or a family member is undiagnosed, and you are looking for a mitochondrial disease specialist, we may be able to help.    
Go to UMDF Connect.   Tell us some basic information and we will do our best to find the mitochondrial disease specialist close to you.

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