The symptoms of HFI include:
The early symptoms of fructose intolerance may resemble those of galactosemia: irritability, jaundice, vomiting, convulsions and an enlarged liver and spleen. Later problems relate more to liver disease.
|Signs and Symptoms||Approximate number of patients (when available)|
|Autosomal recessive inheritance||-|
|Elevated hepatic transaminases||-|
|Failure to thrive||-|
|Proximal renal tubular acidosis||-|
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I have spent hours looking for information about a fructose/sucrose free diet. Everything I have discovered tells you what you can't eat but not much regarding what is permissible. Can you send me a link, diet outline, or any information concerning hereditary fructose intolerance? See answer
My grandson has been diagnosed with hereditary fructose intolerance. The family has not been able to see a dietician, and they are having a hard time finding good recipes. Please give me some info so I can help them. See answer