Other Names for this Disease
- Valine transaminase deficiency
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Due to the rarity of valinemia, information about treatment in the medical literature is very limited. A diet low in valine introduced during early infancy is thought to improve symptoms of the condition and lower valine concentrations in the blood to normal levels.
Last updated: 11/19/2014
- Valinemia. NORD. September 17, 2007; http://rarediseases.org/rare-disease-information/rare-diseases/byID/627/viewAbstract. Accessed 11/19/2014.
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