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metabolic disorder

[‚med·ə′bäl·ik dis′ȯrd·ər]
(medicine)
Any disorder that involves an alteration in the normal metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, water, and nucleic acids; evidenced by various syndromes and diseases.
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Coverage of the Other Metabolic Disorders pipeline on the basis of route of administration and molecule type.
Schmiegelow said that physicians should have an "increased awareness of these young metabolically healthy overweight and obese women, because there might be a window of opportunity in which they could change their lifestyle and thereby reduce their risk of metabolic disorders and possibly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease substantially"
Coverage of the Metabolic Disorders pipeline on the basis of route of administration and molecule type.
She said the screening will be done through TMS or Tandem Mass Spectrometry, which is capable of detecting 20 inherited metabolic disorders.
Receiving a report resulting from such screening is the worst nightmare for a pediatrician--an alphabet soup of metabolic disorders and lab tests that require a sophisticated clinical Garmin or TomTom GPS system to navigate.
a biotechnology company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel therapeutics for diabetes and related metabolic disorders, announced today that Astellas Pharma Inc.
Maternal undernutrition can lead to intrauterine growth retardation and has been shown to increase the risk of metabolic disorders such as diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease in the offspring.
This collaboration is designed to provide the drug discovery industry and clinicians with access to breakthrough understandings in cancer, heart disease, neurological disorders, autoimmune and inflammatory disease, metabolic disorders, and age-related disorders," stated Stephen M.
Ramachandiran Cooppan discuss the ins-and-outs of metabolic disorders in severely mentally ill patients; topics covered include: monitoring patients, referring to a specialist, weighing risk/benefit equations, and legal protection for private practice.
The enzyme inhibitor can be used as a form of early intervention to delay the onset of life-threatening metabolic disorders.
Prof Fleming told the court that it was extremely difficult even for medical experts to detect acute metabolic disorders and he said that a child may appear to be well right up to the time of their collapse.