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Disorder of Sulfur-Bearing Amino Acid Metabolism



  • -primarily in large and medium arteries -initiated by endothelial inflammation -common in areas with high pressure and turbulence -may present first as fatty streak Atherosclerosis Risk factors: -age -males at higher risk than females until menopause[quizlet.com]
  • Infants appear to be normal and early symptoms, if any are present, are vague.[dictionnaire.sensagent.leparisien.fr]
  • The medical profession does as much or even more harm than the chiropractor because they are contributing to the already present cartilage degeneration and presenting more poisons for an already overwhelmed liver.[supernutrient.com]
  • Without treatment , symptoms vary widely and may present at different ages, ranging from lens dislocation, poor vision, developmental delays, marfanoid habitus, and acute thromboembolism.[medicalhomeportal.org]
  • Protein ...related topic “Compounds composed of hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen present in the body and in foods that form complex combinations of amino acids . Protein is essential for life and is used for growth and repair...”[diagnose-me.com]


  • Antineoplaston Therapy ...as a treatment “Dr.[diagnose-me.com]
  • Hence treatment includes both betaine and a diet low in methionine.[dictionnaire.sensagent.leparisien.fr]
  • In the treatment of fibromyalgia it is largely NSAIDS.[supernutrient.com]
  • After 2 years, pHcy decreased by 38 % in the treatment group and increased by 31 % in the placebo group (p 0.001). The number of hip fractures per 1000 patient-years was 10 and 43 for the treatment and placebo groups, respectively (p 0.001).[aetna.com]
  • , right eye E09.37X2 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic macular edema, resolved following treatment, left eye E09.37X3 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic macular edema, resolved following treatment, bilateral[app.drchrono.com]


  • PMID: 16702339 Prognosis Chen YQ, Li T, Guo WY, Su FJ, Zhang YX Genet Mol Res 2016 Apr 26;15(2) doi: 10.4238/gmr.15027601. PMID: 27173257 Park Y, Ziegler TR, Gletsu-Miller N, Liang Y, Yu T, Accardi CJ, Jones DP J Nutr 2010 Apr;140(4):760-5.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]


  • Etiology Hooshmand B, Mangialasche F, Kalpouzos G, Solomon A, Kåreholt I, Smith AD, Refsum H, Wang R, Mühlmann M, Ertl-Wagner B, Laukka EJ, Bäckman L, Fratiglioni L, Kivipelto M JAMA Psychiatry 2016 Jun 1;73(6):606-13. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.0274[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • This case emphasized the need for a systemic evaluation for hyper-homocysteinemia and lipoprotein(a) levels in children with retinal vascular occlusion of uncertain etiology.[aetna.com]
  • Also, a genetic component in NTD etiology is evidenced by the increased risk in women with a family history of an NTD and also by variations in risk among ethnicities (37) .[lpi.oregonstate.edu]


  • Moderate alcohol consumption and breast cancer in women: from epidemiology to mechanisms and interventions. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2013;37(1):23-30. (PubMed) 122. Rohan TE, Jain MG, Howe GR, Miller AB.[lpi.oregonstate.edu]
  • Genest and colleagues (2000) noted that the epidemiological evidence linking total plasma Hcy to atherosclerosis is mainly derived from case-control studies, however the strength of this association is weak in prospective studies.[aetna.com]
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  • Treatable - 0% Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0% Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0% Primary diagnosis of injury 0% Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0% Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0% Primary[medicbind.com]
  • Build new cells Is critical to the prevention of birth defects Plays a key role in heart health by preventing the creation of homocysteine, an amino acid naturally produced in the body that's connected to cardiac problems Food sources: lentils, pinto[prevention.com]
  • However, the prevention of neural tube defects (NTDs) was not considered when setting the RDA for pregnant women.[lpi.oregonstate.edu]
  • Lowering homocysteine in patients with ischemic stroke to prevent recurrent stroke, myocardial infarction, and death: The Vitamin Intervention for Stroke Prevention (VISP) randomized controlled trial. JAMA. 2004;291(5):565-575.[aetna.com]

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