Symptoms of Phenylketonuria
Symptoms of Phenylketonuria
The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Phenylketonuria includes the 50
symptoms listed below:
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Review medical complications possibly associated with Phenylketonuria:
- Mental retardation - if the disease is untreated.
- Behavioral changes (see Behavioral symptoms)
- Fetal damage - if the mother has poorly controlled PKU.
- Birth defects
- Maternal PKU
- Mothers with PKU can give birth to children who suffer microcephaly, congenital heart disease, behavioral problems and mental retardation
- Mothers with PKU may suffer spontaneous abortions
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Phenylketonuria: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Less Common Symptoms of Phenylketonuria:
Ocassionally other symptoms may also present themselves as symptoms of Phenylketonuria.
of the more common ones are included in the list below:
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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Phenylketonuria:
Loss of this enzyme results in mental retardation, organ damage, unusual posture and can, in cases of maternal PKU, severely compromise pregnancy.
(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)
Phenylketonuria as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions
When considering symptoms of Phenylketonuria, it is also important to consider Phenylketonuria as a possible cause of other medical conditions.
The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Phenylketonuria may cause:
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Phenylketonuria: Onset and Incubation
Onset of Phenylketonuria: usually within months of birth
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About signs and symptoms of Phenylketonuria:
The symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Phenylketonuria.
This signs and symptoms information for Phenylketonuria has been gathered from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Phenylketonuria signs or Phenylketonuria symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Phenylketonuria may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Phenylketonuria symptoms.