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Argininosuccinate Lyase Deficiency also know as Argininosuccinic Aciduria (ASA)

Metabolic Diet App


Argininosuccinate Lyase Deficiency
also know as
Argininosuccinic Aciduria (ASA),

is a rare genetic disorder caused by a lack of or damage to the enzyme Argininosuccinate lyase.

To minimize the build up of ammonia in the blood, people with ASA are prescribed a low protein diet and Arg is carefully monitored.

This App is designed to support families and children with ASA on protein restricted diets.
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