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Glutaric acidemia type I

Other Names for this Disease
  • GA 1
  • Glutaric acidemia 1
  • Glutaric acidemia type 1
  • Glutaric aciduria 1
  • Glutaryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
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  • I know that a large head can be a trait of this. I have also heard that a lot of the kids have a higher IQ. Are there any other traits? Is there anything about strong stomach acid or high acidity? Click here for answer

  • My husband is a carrier of glutamic acidemia type I. I am not a carrier. Are our children at risk to develop this condition? Are all individuals with glutaric acidemia identified in infancy? Where can I access genetic testing for glutaminc acidemia type I? Click here for answer