metabolic disorder


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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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In providing a medical home for children with metabolic disorders, the primary pediatrician needs a quick and reliable way to read and accurately interpret the jumble of letters the metabolic specialist has provided.
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.
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Researchers at Yale University, the University of Connecticut, the Jackson Laboratory and the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel have formed the Metabolic Research Alliance to further research on such metabolic disorders as obesity and diabetes.
The technology is applicable for potential therapeutic uses for treating a wide range of degenerative and metabolic disorders, including but not limited to diabetes, hypertension, cardiac deficiency and obesity.