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Phenylketonuria type 2

Phenylketonuria type 2: Introduction

Phenylketonuria type 2: A genetic condition where phenylalanine (component of protein) is unable to be broken down due to an enzyme (phenylalanine hydroxylase) deficiency which leads to a harmful build up of the compound. The condition is characterized by neurological symptoms as well as the presence of increased levels of phenylalanine in the blood. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Phenylketonuria type 2 is available below.

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Phenylketonuria type 2: Complications

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Causes of Phenylketonuria type 2

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Definitions of Phenylketonuria type 2:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Phenylketonuria type 2 as a "rare disease".
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More information about Phenylketonuria type 2

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

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