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hereditary folate malabsorption (DOID:0111678)
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Synonyms: congenital defect of folate absorption; congenital folate malabsorption
Alt IDs: OMIM:229050, MESH:C562799, NCI:C156424, ORDO:90045, UMLS_CUI:C0342705
Definition: A vitamin metabolic disorder characterized by impaired intestinal folate absorption and impaired transport of folate into the central nervous system resulting in megaloblastic anemia, diarrhea, immune deficiency, infections, and neurologic deficits that has_material_basis_in homozygous or compound heterozygous mutation in SLC46A1 on chromosome 17q11.2.


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last database update
06/23/2022
MGI 6.20
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