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What is Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

What is Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

  • Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: A rare metabolic disorder characterized by excessive levels of xanthine in the urine. Type II xanthinuria is caused by a deficiency of the enzymes xanthine dehydrogenase and enzyme aldehyde oxidase which are needed to metabolize xanthine. The metabolic abnormality primarily causes kidney stones and kidney failure in severe cases.

Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: Introduction

Types of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II:

Broader types of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II:

Who gets Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

Gender Ratio for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: male predominance

How serious is Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

Prognosis of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: varies from asymptomatic to renal failure
Complications of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: see complications of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

What causes Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

Causes of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: see causes of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

What are the symptoms of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II?

Symptoms of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: see symptoms of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

Complications of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: see complications of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II.
Treatments for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: see treatments for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

Name and Aliases of Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

Main name of condition: Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II

Other names or spellings for Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II:

xanthinuria

Xanthine oxidase deficiency type II: Related Conditions

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