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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Pyruvate kinase deficiency From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... PubMed Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Pyruvate kinase deficiency On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ...
  2. Pyruvate kinase deficiency is an inherited lack of the enzyme pyruvate kinase, which is used by red blood cells. ... Pyruvate kinase deficiency is passed down as an autosomal recessive trait. A child must receive the non-working gene ...
  3. Types of Hemolytic Anemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... is more common among African Americans than Caucasians. Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency In this condition, the body is missing an enzyme called pyruvate (PI-ru-vate) kinase. Not having enough of ...
  4. Your Guide to Anemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF  
    ... Hereditary elliptocytosis Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency Pyruvate kinase deficiency 7 A n e m i a Examples ... States require G6PD deficiency screening for newborn babies. Pyruvate kinase deficiency l l The RBCs are missing an enzyme ...
  5. Anemia (National Library of Medicine)  
    If you have anemia, your blood does not carry enough oxygen to the rest of your body. The most common cause of anemia is not having enough iron. Your body ...
  6. ... accelerated destruction of red blood cells. See also: Pyruvate kinase deficiency (PKD) ... Low levels confirm pyruvate kinase deficiency.
  7. Genetics Home Reference: Anemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... type IV paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria phosphoglycerate kinase deficiency pyruvate kinase deficiency REN-related kidney disease sickle cell disease thiamine- ...
  8. Mitochondrial Myopathies (Muscular Dystrophy Association) - PDF  
    ... much today. Blood enzyme test 1. Lactate and pyruvate levels 2. Serum creatine kinase 1. If elevated, may indicate deficiency in electron transport chain; abnormal ratios of the ...
  9. ... Health Professionals What glossary definitions help with understanding pyruvate dehydrogenase ... kinase ; lactic acid ; lactic acidosis ; molecule ; motor ; muscle tone ; ...
  10. Metabolic Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    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 ...
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