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Old 02-21-2013, 02:49 PM   #131
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Re: anyone decline the PKU?

hmm would be hard to catch in a baby since they eat about every hour(bf)
wonder how if affects adults?


A baby with a fatty acid oxidation disorder
has trouble using fat for energy. This is
because a special enzyme that converts fat
to energy is either missing or or not working
correctly. There are several different types
of fatty acid oxidation disorders. A baby with
a fatty acid oxidation disorder cannot go
without eating for very long. If this happens,
a medical crisis could occur
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