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Definition

A form of galactosemia, an inborn error of galactose metabolism typically manifesting in the neonatal period, after ingestion of galactose, with jaundice, hepatosplenomegaly, hepatocellular insufficiency, food intolerance, hypoglycemia, renal tubular dysfunction, muscle hypotonia, sepsis and cataract. GALAC1 inheritance is autosomal recessive.

Acronym

GALAC1

Synonyms

Galactose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase deficiency
Galactosemia, classic
Galactosemia, Duarte variant
Galactosemia I
GALT deficiency

 
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