Abetalipoproteinemia, or Bassen-Kornzweig syndrome, is a rare autosomal
recessive disorder that interferes with the normal absorption of fat and fat-soluble
Abetalipoproteinemia is an inherited disorder that affects the absorption of dietary
fats, cholesterol, and fat-soluble vitamins. People affected by this disorder are ...
Abetalipoproteinemia is a rare inherited disorder affecting fat metabolism.
Abnormalities in fat metabolism result in malabsorption of dietary fat and various
Aug 1, 2015 ... Alternative Names. Expand Section. Abetalipoproteinemia; Acanthocytosis;
Apolipoprotein B deficiency. References. Expand Section.
Feb 3, 2016 ... Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL) is an inherited condition that prevents the body from
completely absorbing certain dietary fats.
Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL, OMIM 200100) is a rare, autosomal recessive
disorder, characterized by fat malabsorption, acanthocytosis and
Dec 16, 2014 ... Abetalipoproteinemia (ABL) and familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (FHBL) are
relatively uncommon inherited disorders of lipoprotein ...
Abetalipoproteinemia/ homozygous familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (ABL/
HoFHBL) is a severe form of familial hypobetalipoproteinemia (see this term) ...
Nov 8, 2015 ... Figure 1. Posterior pole of patient with abetalipoproteinemia showing pale optic
nerve head, attenuated blood vessels and atrophic retina (left).
A number sign (#) is used with this entry because abetalipoproteinemia is caused
by homozygous or compound heterozygous mutation in the MTP gene ...