Lactate dehydrogenase A deficiency
Other Names for this Disease
- Glycogen Storage Disease XI
- Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency type A
Your QuestionHow common is lactate dehydrogenase A deficiency and how might this condition be managed (for instance, should complex carbohydrates be avoided)?
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We encourage you to consult with your healthcare provider for more information about management of lactate dehydrogenase A deficiency. A professional staff member through a Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) clinic can also help you design a specific plan suited for your metabolic disorder and individual needs.
- Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency. Genetics Home Reference (GHR). February 2012; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/lactate-dehydrogenase-deficiency. Accessed 12/27/2012.
- Facts About Metabolic Diseases of Muscle. Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). December 2009; http://www.mda.org/publications/PDFs/FactsAboutMetabolicDisease.pdf. Accessed 3/27/2012.