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Maple syrup urine disease, type II

Maple syrup urine disease, type II: Introduction

Maple syrup urine disease, type II: A very rare inherited metabolic disorder involving abnormal metabolism of branched chain amino acids (leucine, isoleucine and valine) and resulting in severe illness which generally leads to death if not treated. Even mild form can result in mental and physical retardation if untreated. Various types of maple syrup urine disease involve different genetic defects - type 2 specifically involves a defect in the E2 subunit gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Maple syrup urine disease, type II is available below.

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Prognosis for Maple syrup urine disease, type II: death within days or within a year if untreated

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Maple syrup urine disease, type II is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Maple syrup urine disease, type II, or a subtype of Maple syrup urine disease, type II, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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  1. Maple syrup urine disease, type II: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
  8. Prognosis
 

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