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Glossary for Metabolic deterioration

Medical terms related to Metabolic deterioration or mentioned in this section include:

  • Aaa_unused symptom qualifiers: Internal web site information of no relevance to patients
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Acidosis: The accumulation of hydrogen ions or the depletion of the alkaline reserve in the body.
  • Amyloidosis: A disease characterized by the accumulation of insoluble amyloid protein in tissues and organs which in turn affects the functioning of these tissues and organs.
  • Arrhythmias: The occurrence of irregular heart beats
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Central pontine myelinolysis: A rare condition where the protective layer around brainstem nerve cells is destroyed which prevents nerve signals being transmitted properly. It generally occurs in response to a rapid change in sodium levels in the body which can be caused by treatment of various conditions or by various conditions that cause rapid sodium level changes.
  • Chronic renal failure: Long-term and generally irreversible disease of the kidneys due to infection, obstruction, congenital diseases or generalised diseases causing failure of the kidneys' normal functions.
  • Coma: Loss of consciousness for a long period
  • Diabetes: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Diabetes-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Farber's disease: A rare inherited biochemical disorder involving the deficiency of an enzyme called ceramidase resulting in the harmful accumulation of certain chemicals in the body which causes damage and inflammation.
  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency: A rare enzyme abnormality involving a deficiency of the glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase which causes premature destruction of red blood cells. The excessive destruction of red blood cells can be triggered by certain infections or drugs or by eating fava beans.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Ketoacidosis: A condition which is characterized by acidosis and the accumulation of ketone bodies in the body
  • Lactic acidosis: A condition which is characterized by the occurance of a metabolic acidosis due to the accumulation of lactic acid
  • Lesch-Nyhan syndrome: Inherited biochemical disorder of purine metabolism caused by the virtual absence of an enzyme called hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase or HPRT.
  • Lethargy: feeling of tiredness
  • Low blood pressure: Low blood pressure refers to blood pressure that is lower than the range that is considered normal. This may or may not cause symptoms and a person with low blood pressure may be catastrophically unwell, or perfectly well depending on the cause. Blood pressure refers to the pressure of the blood circulating through the blood vessels.
  • Metabolic derangement: a metabolic disorder or derangement occurs when abnormal chemical reactions in your body disrupt this process
  • Metabolic disorder: occurs when abnormal chemical reactions occur in the body
  • Metabolic symptoms: Symptoms affecting the metabolic system.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Mucopolysaccharidoses: A lysosomal storage disorder that is caused by a deficiency of the ability to metabolise glycosaminoglycans
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Pompe disease: A rare inherited biochemical disorder where insufficient maltase acid results in accumulation of glycogen. The condition is often fatal in infants, causes mental retardation, hypotonia and a short life in children and progressive muscle weakness in adults. Also called glycogen storage disease type II.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Seizures: Uncontrolled physical movements
  • Stupor: Mental sub-responsiveness not as severe as coma
  • Upper abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the upper abdominal region.
  • Ventricular tachycardia: A condition which is characterized by a fast heart beat originates from the ventricles
  • Wolman disease: A rare inherited lipid storage disease. The condition usually results in death early in life.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Metabolic deterioration:

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