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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Glucose transporter type 1 deficiency syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • De Vivo disease
  • Encephalopathy due to GLUT1 deficiency
  • Glucose transport defect, blood-brain barrier
  • Glucose transporter protein syndrome
  • Glucose transporter type 1 deficiency
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Treatment

GARD Video Tutorial

  • Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.

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Management Guidelines

  • GeneReviews provides current, expert-authored, peer-reviewed, full-text articles describing the application of genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and genetic counseling of patients with specific inherited conditions. Click on the link to view the article on this topic.
  • Orphanet Emergency Guidelines is an article which is expert-authored and peer-reviewed that is intended to guide health care professionals in emergency situations involving this condition.  
Other Names for this Disease
  • De Vivo disease
  • Encephalopathy due to GLUT1 deficiency
  • Glucose transport defect, blood-brain barrier
  • Glucose transporter protein syndrome
  • Glucose transporter type 1 deficiency
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.