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Carnitine transporter deficiency

Carnitine transporter deficiency: Introduction

Carnitine transporter deficiency: An inherited deficiency of carnitine caused by the impaired ability of the carnitine transporter protein to carry the carnitine to where it is needed. Instead the carnitine is excreted through the urine. Fasting or illness can trigger a severe attack. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Carnitine transporter deficiency is available below.

Symptoms of Carnitine transporter deficiency

Treatments for Carnitine transporter deficiency

  • Carnitine supplements can prevent further damage to the body and many symptoms will improve
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Carnitine transporter deficiency: Deaths

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Carnitine transporter deficiency: Complications

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Causes of Carnitine transporter deficiency

  • The genetic condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner
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Misdiagnosis and Carnitine transporter deficiency

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