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What is Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia?

What is Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia?

  • Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: A rare disorder where a mother suffering from phenylketonuria during pregnancy can result in various birth abnormalities.

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

Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: Introduction

Types of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia:

Broader types of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia:

How serious is Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia?

Complications of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see complications of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

What causes Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia?

Causes of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see causes of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

What are the symptoms of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia?

Symptoms of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see symptoms of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

Complications of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see complications of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: Obstetrician, Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia.
Treatments for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see treatments for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia
Research for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: see research for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

Name and Aliases of Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

Main name of condition: Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia

Other names or spellings for Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia:

maternal PKU fetal effects, Phenylketonuric embryopathy, hyperphenylalaninemic embryopathy, Maternal phenylketonuria, MPKU

Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Maternal hyperphenylalaninemia:


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