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Acrodermatitis Enteropathica

Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: Introduction

Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: A rare inherited malabsorption disorder where the body is unable to absorb zinc in adequate quantities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acrodermatitis Enteropathica is available below.

Symptoms of Acrodermatitis Enteropathica

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Causes of Acrodermatitis Enteropathica

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Misdiagnosis and Acrodermatitis Enteropathica

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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 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 can also kill the "good" more »

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Psoriasis often undiagnosed cause of skin symptoms in children: Children who suffer from the skin disorder called psoriasis can often go undiagnosed. The main problem is that psoriasis is rare in children, and not more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis more »

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Definitions of Acrodermatitis Enteropathica:

A severe human skin and gastrointestinal disease inherited as a recessive autosomal trait that is characterized by the symptoms of zinc deficiency and clears up when zinc is added to the diet. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Acrodermatitis Enteropathica is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Acrodermatitis Enteropathica, or a subtype of Acrodermatitis Enteropathica, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Related Acrodermatitis Enteropathica Info

More information about Acrodermatitis Enteropathica

  1. Acrodermatitis Enteropathica: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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