Methylmalonic aciduria with homocystinuria cbl f
Other Names for this Disease
- CblF defect
- Cobalamin F defect
- Combined defect in adenosylcobalamin and methylcobalamin synthesis
- Combined defect in adenosylcobalamin and methylcobalamin synthesis, type cblF
- Lysosomal membrane cobalamin transporter deficiency
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Treatment for methylmalonic aciduria with homocystinuria cbl f may involve a combination of vitamin B12 injections and dietary management such as a low-protein diet and medical formula. The following fact sheet for parents prepared by Screening, Technology and Research in Genetics provides additional information on the treatment and management of methylmalonic aciduria with homocystinuria. http://www.newbornscreening.info/Parents/organicaciddisorders/MMA_HCU.html#4
Last updated: 3/5/2014
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