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What is Takahara syndrome?

What is Takahara syndrome?

  • Takahara syndrome: A congenital deficiency of the catalase enzyme which often causes recurring ulcers of the gums and other oral problems.
  • Takahara syndrome: 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

Takahara syndrome: Introduction

Types of Takahara syndrome:

Broader types of Takahara syndrome:

Who gets Takahara syndrome?

Racial predominance for Takahara syndrome: Japanese, Korean

How serious is Takahara syndrome?

Complications of Takahara syndrome: see complications of Takahara syndrome

What causes Takahara syndrome?

Causes of Takahara syndrome: see causes of Takahara syndrome

What are the symptoms of Takahara syndrome?

Symptoms of Takahara syndrome: see symptoms of Takahara syndrome

Complications of Takahara syndrome: see complications of Takahara syndrome

Can anyone else get Takahara syndrome?

Inheritance: see inheritance of Takahara syndrome

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Takahara syndrome: Medical Geneticist, Oral Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Takahara syndrome.
Treatments for Takahara syndrome: see treatments for Takahara syndrome

Name and Aliases of Takahara syndrome

Main name of condition: Takahara syndrome

Other names or spellings for Takahara syndrome:

Acatalasia, Acatalasaemia, Acatalasemia, Catalase deficiency Source - Diseases Database

Takahara syndrome: Related Conditions

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