G6PD


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AcronymDefinition
G6PDGlucose-6-Phosphate Deficiency
G6PDGlucosio 6-Fosfato Deidrogenasi (Italian)
G6PDGlucosamine-6-Phosphate Deaminase
G6PDGlucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (medical)
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Reyes said that a baby with G6PD deficiency appears and remains healthy until he is exposed to a large amount of oxidative substances.
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and malaria: cytochemical detection of heterozygous G6PD deficiency in women.
G6PD screening was negative in our patient, but haemolysis subsided once the primaquine dosage was reduced.
According to the latest statistics from the OHBDA, Thalassaemia is carried by up to a staggering 50 per cent of the Omani population, and G6PD by 35 per cent.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of regular long-term training on the erythrocyte G6PD activity and antioxidant enzymatic activities in basketball players.
Thus, in the early 1970s, the state of the art for HeLa cell identification included presence of G6PD type A, lack of a Y chromosome, and identification of a specific pattern of banded-marker chromosomes21; these 3 three findings were thought sufficient to define a cell line as HeLa.
The favorable results of a phase IV safety study of the topical agent conducted in acne patients with known glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency recently persuaded the Food and Drug Administration to rescind its requirement that all acne patients be tested for G6PD deficiency before prescribing Aczone (dapsone gel).
More than 400 million people have an inherited enzyme deficiency called G6PD (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase).
I read with interest the article by Mullick et al describing management of case of aniline-induced methaemoglobinaemia in a G6PD deficient patient (1).
Henna (Lawsonia innermis Linn) inducing hemolysis among G6PD deficient newborns.
Medical conditions known to be linked to ADHD include Fragile-X syndrome, Fetal alcohol syndrome, G6PD deficiency, Phenylketonuria and generalised resistance to thyroid hormone.