Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: Introduction
Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: A rare genetic metabolic disorder characterized by a deficiency of particular enzymes which prevents the breakdown of tyrosine which then builds up in the liver. Type 1 involves a deficiency of the enzyme fumaril acetoacetate hydrolase.
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causes, and treatments of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia is available below.
Symptoms of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: Complications
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Causes of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Disease Topics Related To Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Less Common Symptoms of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed.
Women with the condition tend to...read more »
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of ...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
...read more »
Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical
condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be
misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other causes of pelvic...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac...read more »
Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients
with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician.
The reasons are multifactorial....read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon...read more »
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Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Blood Health Specialists (Hematology):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Hepatorenal tyrosinemia: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Prognosis for Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
Prognosis for Hepatorenal tyrosinemia:
poor, death usually within months
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Types of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia
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Definitions of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia:
Hepatorenal tyrosinemia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Hepatorenal tyrosinemia, or a subtype of Hepatorenal tyrosinemia,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Hepatorenal tyrosinemia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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