Classic Galactosemia

Some articles on galactosemia, classic galactosemia:

Galactosemic Cataract - Types of Galactosemia and The Prevalence of Cataract
... days old, is highly associated with two distinct types of galactosemia GALT deficiency and to a greater extent, GALK deficiency ... in the enzyme, galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase (GALT), results in classic galactosemia, or Type I galactosemia ... Classic galactosemia is a rare (1 in 47,000 live births), autosomal recessive disease that presents with symptoms soon after birth when a baby begins lactose ingestion ...

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