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a·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a
[ey-bey-tuh-lip-uh-proh-tee-nee-mee-uh, -tee-uh-nee-, -lahy-puh-, ey-bee-]
NOUN [PATHOLOGY.]
1.
a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism due to an inability to synthesize certain apolipoproteins necessary for the transport of triglycerides, leading to diarrhea, steatorrhea, and failure to thrive.
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Abetalipoproteinemia - Wikipedia

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Abetalipoproteinemia, or Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome, is a rare autosomal recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble  ...

abetalipoproteinemia - Genetics Home Reference

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/abetalipoproteinemia

5 days ago ... Abetalipoproteinemia is an inherited disorder that affects the absorption of dietary fats, cholesterol, and fat-soluble vitamins. People affected by ...

Abetalipoproteinemia - NORD (National Organization for Rare ...

rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/abetalipoproteinemia/

Abetalipoproteinemia was first reported in the medical literature by doctors Bassen and Kornzweig in 1950 and is also known as Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome.

Abetalipoproteinemia - American Academy of Ophthalmology

www.aao.org/pediatric-center-detail/abetalipoproteinemia

Nov 8, 2015 ... Figure 1. Posterior pole of patient with abetalipoproteinemia showing pale optic nerve head, attenuated blood vessels and atrophic retina (left).

What is Abetalipoproteinemia? Causes, Symptoms, and More

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Feb 3, 2016 ... Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL) is an inherited condition that prevents the body from completely absorbing certain dietary fats.

Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Aug 1, 2015 ... Alternative Names. Expand Section. Abetalipoproteinemia; Acanthocytosis; Apolipoprotein B deficiency. References. Expand Section.

OMIM Entry - # 200100 - ABETALIPOPROTEINEMIA; ABL

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A number sign (#) is used with this entry because abetalipoproteinemia is caused by homozygous or compound heterozygous mutation in the MTP gene ...

Orphanet: Abetalipoproteinemia

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Abetalipoproteinemia/ homozygous familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (ABL/ HoFHBL) is a severe form of familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (see this term) ...