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Familial Lactase Deficiency

Familial Lactase Deficiency: Introduction

Familial Lactase Deficiency: A congenital metabolic disorder where normal amounts of lactase are produced but the lactase is defective and unable to digest milk and other products that contain lactose. Symptoms tend to occur soon after consuming such products. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Familial Lactase Deficiency is available below.

Symptoms of Familial Lactase Deficiency

Treatments for Familial Lactase Deficiency

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Familial Lactase Deficiency: Complications

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Causes of Familial Lactase Deficiency

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Familial Lactase Deficiency: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Familial Lactase Deficiency

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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 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 more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, 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 symptoms more »

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

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are more »

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Familial Lactase Deficiency: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Familial Lactase Deficiency

Prognosis for Familial Lactase Deficiency: Symptoms improve rapidly once lactose is eliminated from the diet.

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More information about Familial Lactase Deficiency

  1. Familial Lactase Deficiency: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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