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Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency

Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency: Introduction

Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency: A rare disorder of amino acid metabolism characterized by a deficiency of the enzyme called glutamate decarboxylase which causes seizures that will only respond to pyridoxine (vitamin B6). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency is available below.

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Definitions of Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency as a "rare disease".
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