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ALLMedicine™ Abetalipoproteinemia Center

Research & Reviews  47 results

Vitamin E Deficiency
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/126187-overview

Dec 21st, 2021 - Practice Essentials Vitamin E, one of the most important lipid-soluble antioxidant nutrients, is found in nut oils, sunflower seeds, whole grains, wheat germ, and spinach. Severe deficiency, as may occur in persons with abetalipoproteinemia or fat...

Vitamin E Deficiency
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/126187-print

Dec 21st, 2021 - Practice Essentials Vitamin E, one of the most important lipid-soluble antioxidant nutrients, is found in nut oils, sunflower seeds, whole grains, wheat germ, and spinach. Severe deficiency, as may occur in persons with abetalipoproteinemia or fat...

Low LDL Cholesterol (Hypobetalipoproteinemia)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/121975-overview

Aug 19th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL) and familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (FHBL) are relatively uncommon inherited disorders of lipoprotein metabolism that cause low cholesterol levels. [1] Although persons whose low-density lipoprotein ...

Spur Cell Anemia
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/206314-print

Jun 20th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Spur cells, or acanthocytes (from the Greek word acantha, "thorn"), are erythrocytes covered with spikelike projections that vary in width, length, and distribution[1] (see image below). They are characterized by diminished def...

Current Diagnosis and Management of Abetalipoproteinemia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8560840
Journal of Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis; Takahashi M, Okazaki H et. al.

May 18th, 2021 - Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by biallelic pathogenic mutations in the MTTP gene. Deficiency of microsomal triglyceride transfer protein (MTTP) abrogates the assembly of apolipoprotein (apo) B-containing ...

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The Emerging Epidemic of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/735888_1

Jan 21st, 2011 - The Spectrum of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) includes the clinical-pathologic entities of steatosis (nonalcoholic fatty liver, or NAFL) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) with or without fibrosis and cirrh...

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