• Phenylketonuria (PKU) - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/phenylketonuria/basics/.../CON-20026275 Phenylketonuria (fen-ul-ke-toe-NU-re-uh), also called PKU, is a rare inherited disorder that causes an amino acid called phenylalanine to build up in your body.
  • Phenylketonuria - PKU at PubMed Health

    www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0002150 Phenylketonuria (pronounced fen-l-kee-toh-NOOR-ee-uh), often called PKU, is an inherited disorder that that can cause intellectual and developmental disabilities ...
  • Phenylketonuria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phenylketonuria PKU is commonly included in the newborn screening panel of most countries, with varied detection techniques. Most babies in developed countries are screened for PKU ...
    • Phenylketonuria (PKU) Test - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/parenting/baby/phenylketonuria-pku-test A phenylketonuria (PKU) test is done to check whether a newborn baby has the enzyme needed to use phenylalanine in his or her body. Phenylalanine is an ...
    • PKU - NEWBORN SCREENING

      www.newbornscreening.info/Parents/aminoaciddisorders/PKU.html What causes PKU? In order for the body to use protein from the food we eat, it is broken down into smaller parts called amino acids. Special enzymes then make changes ...
    • What is PKU | PKU.com

      www.pku.com/understanding-pku/what-is-pku Welcome! Join the PKU Community and connect with others like you to gain and give support, encouragement, motivation, and helpful information.
    • Phenylketonuria ( PKU ) - MedicineNet

      www.medicinenet.com/phenylketonuria/article.htm Phenylketonuria (commonly known as PKU) is an inherited disorder that increases the levels of a substance called phenylalanine in the blood. Phenylalanine is a ...
    • phenylketonuria (PKU) - Genetics Home Reference

      ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/phenylketonuria Phenylketonuria (commonly known as PKU) is an inherited disorder that increases the levels of a substance called phenylalanine in the blood. Phenylalanine ...
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      www.pku.com At PKU.com, you can join a community that offers advice and support, educational information, recipes, and links to resources to help you manage your PKU.
    • Phenylketonuria: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001166.htm Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a rare condition in which a baby is born without the ability to properly break down an amino acid called phenylalanine.