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HMG CoA lyase deficiency


Other Names for this Disease
  • 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaric aciduria
  • 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA lyase deficiency
  • Defect in leucine metabolism
  • HL deficiency
  • HMG-CoA lyase deficiency
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