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Forum Name: Pediatric Topics

Question: 9 month old w/ glutaric aciduria genetic neuro./metobolic


 susan_01 - Sat May 07, 2005 5:50 am

[color=darkblue][/color I have a family memeber who was just told her daughter had glutaric aciduria genetic neurological/metobolic degenerative disorder. I need information on this disorder, treatment options, the causes, and the out come perspective. Can or will this cause retardation in children, and what is the life expectancy for kids with this disorder. Is there and organization or league of doctors that specialize in this area? Please help as this little girl is only 9 months of age, and are a military family seeking help with this and along with information.

Thank you most sincerely,
Susan
 Dr. Heba Ismail - Sun May 15, 2005 12:51 pm

Dear Susan,
You can check this site out: http://www.ga1.freeservers.com/
It contains all the information you need as well as a list of organizations and doctors in different countries.
If matters are still not clear, don't hesitate to contact us.

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