Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.

What is N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase?

What is N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase?

  • N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: A very rare enzyme deficiency (N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase) which can occur in three forms: type I (infantile-onset neuroaxonal dystrophy), type II or Kanzaki disease (adult-onset) and type III (mild or moderate form).

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

N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: Introduction

Types of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase:

Broader types of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase:

What causes N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase?

Causes of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: see causes of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase

What are the symptoms of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase?

Symptoms of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: see symptoms of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase.
Treatments for N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase: see treatments for N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase

Name and Aliases of N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase

Main name of condition: N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase

Other names or spellings for N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase:

NAGA deficiency, Lysosomal Alpha-N-Acetylgalactosaminidase Deficiency, NAGA, Alpha-galactosidase B, GALB, N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase deficiency

Alpha-galactosidase B, GALB, Lysosomal Alpha-N-Acetylgalactosaminidase Deficiency, NAGA
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise