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Although there are no treatments that will cure achondroplasia, it is possible to prevent or treat the signs, symptoms, or health conditions that occur as a result of the disease. Achondroplasia treatments also focus on social and family support. 
 
People with achondroplasia should visit their doctor regularly because serious problems can occur as a result of this disease.
 
(Click Achondroplasia Treatment for more information about treating the health conditions that can occur as a result of achondroplasia.)
 
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