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Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency: Introduction

Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency: A rare glycoprotein metabolism disorder caused by a deficiency of an enzyme called aspartylglucosaminidase. Patients tend to develop normally during the first few years of life and development continues slowly until adolescence when mental retardation becomes progressively worse. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency is available below.

Symptoms of Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

Treatments for Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

  • There is no cure and no definitive treatment. Allogenic bone marrow grafts have not proved to be particularly helpful. Symptomatic measures such as anti-seizure medication may be used if seizures develop
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Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency: Complications

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Causes of Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

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Misdiagnosis and Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

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Prognosis for Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

Prognosis for Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency: Patients tend to survive until mid-adulthood. Mental retardation and disability may be severe by this stage.

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Definitions of Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency as a "rare disease".
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More information about Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency

  1. Aspartylglucosaminidase deficiency: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
  7. Prognosis

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