Symptoms of the most severe form of homocystinuria will start in infancy or early childhood. he first of these symptoms may be poor growth and failure to gain weight. Other people with homocystinuria may not have any symptoms until adulthood. The most common symptom seen in adults with homocystinuria is an abnormal blood clot.
Other symptoms of untreated homocystinuria can include:
• Dislocation of the lens of the eye
• Caved-in chest (pectus excavatum)
• Curvature of the spine (
• Long, thin bones
• Learning and
• Psychiatric problems
Blood and heart:
• Cardiovascular disease
• Abnormal blood clots
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