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Catalase deficiency

Introduction: Catalase deficiency

Description of Catalase deficiency

Catalase deficiency (medical condition): A rare inherited disorder involving a lack of erythrocyte catalase...more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Acatalasemia
  »Symptoms of Acatalasemia
  »Treatments for Acatalasemia

Catalase deficiency: A rare autosomal recessive disorder resulting from the absence of CATALASE activity. Though usually asymptomatic, a syndrome of oral ulcerations and gangrene may be present.
Source: Diseases Database

Catalase deficiency: Related Topics

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Catalase deficiency: Rare Disease

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

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


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

Source - Orphanet

Catalase deficiency as a Disease

Catalase deficiency: Another name for Acatalasemia (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Acatalasemia
  »Symptoms of Acatalasemia
  »Treatments for Acatalasemia

Catalase deficiency: Related Diseases

Catalase deficiency: Catalase deficiency is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Catalase deficiency (Acatalasemia)

Some of the symptoms of Catalase deficiency incude:

Treatments for Catalase deficiency (Acatalasemia)

Treatments for Catalase deficiency (Acatalasemia) include:

  • Prompt and aggressive treatment should be used for streptococcal and pneumococcal infections and oral health should be monitored closely

Treatment of Catalase deficiency: For more treatment information about Catalase deficiency, see treatment of Acatalasemia (Catalase deficiency)

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - NIH

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