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  1. galactosemias(Noun)

    Plural form of galactosemia.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Galactosemias

    A group of inherited enzyme deficiencies which feature elevations of GALACTOSE in the blood. This condition may be associated with deficiencies of GALACTOKINASE; UDPGLUCOSE-HEXOSE-1-PHOSPHATE URIDYLYLTRANSFERASE; or UDPGLUCOSE 4-EPIMERASE. The classic form is caused by UDPglucose-Hexose-1-Phosphate Uridylyltransferase deficiency, and presents in infancy with FAILURE TO THRIVE; VOMITING; and INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION. Affected individuals also may develop MENTAL RETARDATION; JAUNDICE; hepatosplenomegaly; ovarian failure (OVARIAN FAILURE, PREMATURE); and cataracts. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, pp61-3)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of galactosemias in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of galactosemias in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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