Symptoms of Abetalipoproteinemia, which is disorder to absorb fat from food, generally found in kids, include abnormal growth pattern, unusual curvature of spine, weakened muscles, problems in keeping balance and coordination, protruding abdomen, slurred speech, irregular and foul smelling stools.
HOW IS ABETALIPOPROTEINEMIA DIAGNOSED?
It can be diagnosed in one of the following ways:• Diagnostic Tests• Drug Therapy• Genetic Counseling and Rehabilitation• Surgery
HOW IS ABETALIPOPROTEINEMIA TREATED?
Dietary supplements which include fat soluble vitamins in high doses and others form part of traditional treatment of Abetalipoproteinemia. People suffering from Abetalipoproteinemia also need to take care of their diet.
DID YOU KNOW?
Early detection and treatment of the disease prevents further deterioration of the patient’s health.