Metabolic Disorders

Metabolic disorder are disorders or diseases due to an abnormal metabolism. For example, diabetes is a metabolic disorder with an abnormal glucose metabolism. There are disorders of many different types: calcium metabolism, magnesium, potassium, and many others. Closely related are the endocrine disorders. There is also a particular cluster of ...

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Introduction: Metabolic Disorders

Metabolism is the process your body uses to get or make energy from the food you eat. Food is made up of proteins, carbohydrates, and fats. Chemicals in your digestive system break the food parts down into sugars and acids ...1

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Causes List: Metabolic Disorders

Some of the causes of the condition may include:2 Causes of Metabolic Disorders:

  • 17- Beta Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase III Deficiency
  • 46,XX Gonadal Dysgenesis
  • 6- Phosphofructo-2-Kinase/Fructose-2,6-Bisphosphatase 1
  • Abelson Murine Leukemia Viral Oncogene Homolog 1
  • Acetophenetidin Sensitivity
  • Acetylation, Slow
  • Adrenal Hypoplasia, Congenital, With Absent Pituitary ...
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Causes List for Metabolic Disorders

Some possible causes of Metabolic Disorders or similar disorders may include:3

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Types of Metabolic Disorders

Types of metabolic disorders include:

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Types of Metabolic Disorders

Metabolic disorders

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Genetics of Metabolic Disorders

Many of these are inborn errors of metabolism: inherited traits that are due to a mutation in a metabolic enzyme; others involve mutations in regulatory proteins and in transport mechanisms. ...Source: NCBI, Genes and Disease (NCBI/NIH)4 ...

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Laboratory abnormality ; Metabolism abnormality ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)5 ...

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  1. Source: MedLinePlus (NIH): metabolicdisorders.html
  2. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: NCBI, Genes and Disease (NCBI/NIH): books/ NBK22259/ 
  5. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): gtr/ conditions/ CN001754/ 

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