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Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency

Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency: Introduction

Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency: A form of monogenic obesity caused by a genetic mutation which results in a deficiency of leptin. Monogenic obesity is obesity caused by a mutation in a single gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency is available below.

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Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency as a "rare disease".
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  1. Obesity due to congenital leptin deficiency: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
 

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