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Glossary for Non-ketotic hyperglycinemia

  • Apnea: Cessation of breathing. Apnea can be caused by neurological diseases, strangulation, drugs and airway obstruction.
  • Blood conditions: Conditions that affect the blood
  • Congenital conditions: Any condition that you are born with such as birth defects or genetic diseases.
  • Congenital metabolic disorders: Congenital (birth) defects affecting any metabolic systems.
  • Death: The cessation of life
  • Fasciculation: A condition which is characterized by involuntary muscular contractions visible under the skin.
  • Listlessness: Feeling ill-at-ease
  • Metabolic disorders: Disorders that affect the metabolic system in human
  • Opisthotonos: A condition which is characterized by tetanic spasm of the muscles of the spine resulting in hyperextension of the body at the spine
  • Seizures: A rare syndrome characterized by mental retardation, seizures and high levels of hydroxylysine in the urine.
  • Spasticity: Continuous contraction or stiffness of muscles.


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