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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Galactosemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... PubMed Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Galactosemia On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... names Glossary definitions Reviewed January 2008 What is galactosemia? Galactosemia is a disorder that affects how the ...
  2. Galactosemia (American Liver Foundation)  
    ... info ) Home > Your Liver > Liver Disease Information > Galactosemia Galactosemia Explore this section to learn more about Galactosemia, including a description of the disease and how ...
  3. Galactosemia is a condition in which the body is unable to use ( metabolize ) the simple sugar galactose. ... Galactosemia is an inherited disorder. This means it is passed down through families. If both parents carry ...
  4. Galactosemia screen; GALT; Gal-1-PUT ... This is a screening test for galactosemia . In normal diets, most galactose comes from the breakdown ( metabolism ) of lactose, which is found in milk and dairy products. About 1 ...
  5. An infant with galactosemia is unable to use (metabolize) the simple sugar galactose, which reaches high levels in the body, causing damage to ...
  6. What Disorders Are Newborns Screened for in the United States? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... as a cause of IDD in this country. Galactosemia Another metabolic disorder included in newborn screening is galactosemia (pronounced guh-lak-toe-SEE-me-uh ), which ...
  7. Newborn Screening Tests (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... permit normal development. Incidence: 1 in 4,000. Galactosemia Babies with galactosemia lack the enzyme that converts galactose (one of ... to 80,000. Several less severe forms of galactosemia that may be detected by newborn screening may ...
  8. Genetic Brain Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    A genetic brain disorder is caused by a variation or a mutation in a gene. A variation is a different form of a gene. A mutation is a change in a gene. ...
  9. ... to eat animal protein, and for infants with galactosemia or congenital lactase deficiency. Soy-based formulas have ... Lactose-free formulas: These formulas are used for galactosemia, congenital lactase deficiency, and primary lactase deficiency. Lactase ...
  10. Genetics Home Reference: Hypermethioninemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... other metabolic disorders, such as homocystinuria, tyrosinemia and galactosemia, which also involve the faulty breakdown of particular ... methionine-enriched infant formula. Read more about tyrosinemia ; galactosemia ; and homocystinuria . How common is hypermethioninemia? Primary hypermethioninemia ...
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