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What is Biotin deficiency?

What is Biotin deficiency?

Lack of vitamin H. Biotin (Vitamin H) is a member of the B-vitamin family and good sources are found in egg yolk, kidney, milk, soya, ...more »

  • Biotin deficiency: Vitamin H deficiency.

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

Biotin deficiency: Introduction

Types of Biotin deficiency:

Broader types of Biotin deficiency:

How serious is Biotin deficiency?

Complications of Biotin deficiency: see complications of Biotin deficiency

What causes Biotin deficiency?

Causes of Biotin deficiency: see causes of Biotin deficiency

What are the symptoms of Biotin deficiency?

Symptoms of Biotin deficiency: see symptoms of Biotin deficiency

Complications of Biotin deficiency: see complications of Biotin deficiency

Biotin deficiency: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Biotin deficiency.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Biotin deficiency: Family Practice Physician, Pediatrician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Biotin deficiency.
Treatments for Biotin deficiency: see treatments for Biotin deficiency
Prevention of Biotin deficiency: see prevention of Biotin deficiency
Research for Biotin deficiency: see research for Biotin deficiency

Name and Aliases of Biotin deficiency

Main name of condition: Biotin deficiency

Class of Condition for Biotin deficiency: deficiency vitamin

Other names or spellings for Biotin deficiency:

vitamin H deficiency

Vitamin H deficiency Source - Diseases Database

Biotinidase deficiency, BTD deficiency
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Biotin deficiency: Related Conditions

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