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Branched chain ketoaciduria

Introduction: Branched chain ketoaciduria

Description of Branched chain ketoaciduria

Branched chain ketoaciduria (medical condition): A very rare inherited metabolic disorder involving abnormal metabolism...more »

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Maple syrup urine disease:
  »Introduction: Maple syrup urine disease
  »Symptoms of Maple syrup urine disease

Branched chain ketoaciduria: an inherited disorder of metabolism in which the urine has a odor characteristic of maple syrup; if untreated it can lead to mental retardation and death in early childhood.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Related Topics

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Branched chain ketoaciduria: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Branched chain ketoaciduria as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Branched chain ketoaciduria as a Disease

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Another name for Maple syrup urine disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Maple syrup urine disease
  »Symptoms of Maple syrup urine disease

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Related Diseases

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Branched chain ketoaciduria is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Branched chain ketoaciduria (Maple syrup urine disease)

Some of the symptoms of Branched chain ketoaciduria incude:

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Article Excerpts about Maple syrup urine disease

Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD) is an inherited disorder so named because one of its first signs is urine that has...(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)

Branched chain ketoaciduria: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Branched chain ketoaciduria:

Terms associated with Branched chain ketoaciduria:

Terms Similar to Branched chain ketoaciduria:

Source - NIH

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Branched chain ketoaciduria

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Branched chain ketoaciduria

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Branched chain ketoaciduria

The following list attempts to classify Branched chain ketoaciduria into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • acetonuria,ketoaciduria,ketonuria
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

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