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Lathosterolosis: Introduction

Lathosterolosis: A very rare disorder where an enzyme (sterol C5-desaturase) deficiency prevents the normal synthesis of cholesterol in the body. The deficiency causes various malformations, mental retardation and liver disease. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lathosterolosis is available below.

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Lathosterolosis: Complications

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Causes of Lathosterolosis

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Definitions of Lathosterolosis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Lathosterolosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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  5. Complications

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