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List Of Enzyme Deficiency Diseases
No: G6pd deficiency is a genetic disorder that is passed down on the x chromosome. A person who has this diagnosis cannot get rid of it. However, the enzyme levels can fluctuate in people and certain illnesses, exposures, and stresses can make the symptoms of the disease appear when these enzyme levels drop low. So you may not have symptoms of the disease, even though you still have the diagnosis. ...Read more
What are the natural sources of digestive enzymes, I ve no appetite or very low one since a long time, cd this be due enzyme deficiency?
COULD BE: There are myriad reasons for poor appetite. This would be at least a 2 hour visit investigating clues, symptoms, etc. I see you have respiratory problems. Do you smoke? That's a big one. You are young, and sound like you have sxs of anxiety, which in and of itself is classic for loss of appetite. See a good, comprehensive doctor and ask questions, go through all your symptoms, how long, etc. ...Read more
Is there a blood test that can detect enzyme deficiencies? If so what is the name of the test? What type of doctor can test you for enzyme deficiency?
Depends: It depends on what symptoms one has. If the symptoms are gastrointestinal, then a gastroenterologist would order the appropriate tests. For hormonal problems, an endocrinologist is best. For blood problems, a hematologist is best, etc. The specialist looks for the enzyme deficiency. ...Read more
I am 38 year old female with hypothyroidism, vitamin d and b deficiencies and highly suspected aldh 2 enzyme deficiency. How does this all tie in?
I have an enzyme deficiency that doesn't allow me to run or walk fast. My muscles tense up, my feet & legs get numb and it hurts. What enzyme is it?
Nonspecific: A number of hereditary muscle diseases can mimic your symptoms, and you can have a muscle biopsy which will reveal your exact condition. The numbness is not of muscle origin however, and raises question of underlying nerve disorder instead. Go to local medical school and see neuromuscular specialist. ...Read more
G6PD deficiency&diet: The are lists of foods and medicines to avoid on the internet, especially from sites like g6pd deficiency.Org. The most important foods to avoid are fava beans and other legumes, sulfites, menthol, artifical blue food coloring, artificial ascorbic acid, and tonic water. All your doctors need to be provided with a list of the medications to avoid. ...Read more
I am a type 1.5 diabetic. What other hormones/enzymes could my pancreas be deficient? My liver is constantly over producing glucagon.
I believe I have issues with my digestion due to gas, bloating, constipation, low energy& mild nutrition deficency. Enzymes upset mystomach. Probiotic?
Weight loss: Weight loss, because fats have more calories/gram than any other food. There are some fat soluble vitamins like d that you might become deficient in, but it is very unlikely since you can't totally eliminate the fat from your diet no matter how hard you try -- and by the way, why are you doing it in the first place? Excess carbohydrate/protein (other two options) is not good either. ...Read more
Yes: Factor xiii is important in proper formation of blood clots and ensuring control of bleeding. ...Read more
Vanderbilt.: Fill out a vanderbilt assesment form and visit a psychiatrist for further evaluation. ...Read more
Too involved: Common nutritional deficiencies in the us are usually seen in alcoholics and include thiamine, magnesium, protein and folate (folic acid) deficiencies. Women in reproductive phase may have iron deficiency due to menstrual blood loss. People with eating disorders often have multiple deficiencies of vitamins and minerals. Symptoms: anemia, weakness, neuropathy, skin rashes, failure to thrive etc. ...Read more
Yes: It is possible to have malfunction of immunoglobulins or low levels in b cell disorders. A subclass deficiency by itself is usually not clinically significant and does not warrant treatment but if an underlying b cell disorder exists, it should be remedied. ...Read more
No one answer: The symptoms of thyroid disease, hypogonadism, adrenal insufficiency, cushing's, hyperparathyroidism, and diabetes are so numerous and often ill-defined that people may be thought to be "just getting old" or emotionally overladen. The lab is critical here, and there is no single test. Glands are mysterious to most people and charlatans talk about diagnosing disease here often, be on your guard. ...Read more
No: Enzyme therapy is a treatment, not a cure. It will maintain good health but you must always take it to remain healthy. ...Read more
Is there a chromium storage deficiency disease? When taking chromium my son 10 is normal, can relax is not difficult, without it is, any info helps.
Here's what I found:
Www. Diagnose-me. Com/symptoms-of/chromium-deficiency. Html
complete information about chromium deficiency, including signs and symptoms; conditions that suggest it; recommendations. Even mild deficiencies of chromium can produce symptoms other than problems in blood sugar metabolism, such as anxiety or fatigue. Abnormal cholesterol metabolism and increased progress of atherosclerosis. ...Read more
Ariboflavinosis: Actually, vitamin b2 deficiency causes ariboflavinosis. Symptoms may include cheilosis (cracks in the lips), high sensitivity to sunlight, angular cheilitis, inflammation of the tongue, seborrheic dermatitis or pseudo-syphilis, pharyngitis, hyperemia, and edema of the pharyngeal and oral mucosa. ...Read more