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Peroxisomal defects

Peroxisomal defects: Introduction

Peroxisomal defects: A group of metabolic disorders caused by genetic anomalies resulting in dysfunctional peroxisomes. Peroxisomes are found in cells in the body and are involved in functions such as metabolizing certain fatty acids and producing bile acid. Examples of condition involving peroxisomal defects includes Zellweger syndrome and adrenoleukodystrophy. The range and severity of symptoms vary greatly depending on the particular condition involved. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Peroxisomal defects is available below.

Symptoms of Peroxisomal defects

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Peroxisomal defects: Complications

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Causes of Peroxisomal defects

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Peroxisomal defects: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Peroxisomal defects

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Peroxisomal defects

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More information about Peroxisomal defects

  1. Peroxisomal defects: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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