Nutritional Therapies in Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation (CDG).

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obesity 1 endocrinologydiseases
diazoxide 1 endocrinologydiseasesdrugs
hypoglycemia 1 endocrinologydiseases
lactic acidosis 1 endocrinologydiseases
mitochondrial encephalomyopathy 1 endocrinologydiseases

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diazoxide 16677 the use of uncooked corn-starch in children above 1 year of age [[25]]. Most patients need additional diazoxide therapy [[25]].There is often a component of failure to thrive in CDG patients. In these patients complimentary
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hypoglycemia 18369 used. One issue complicating this is the occurrence of hyperinsulinism in some CDG often leading to hypoglycemia [[15]] while on the ketogenic diet as this contains a low amount of carbohydrates [[37]].Dietary treatment
lactic acidosis 17452 In this CDG, caloric restriction can be necessary.Similar to MELAS (mitochondrial encephalomyopathy, lactic acidosis , and stroke-like episodes) syndrome, l-arginine has been used to treat stroke-like episodes in CDG.
mitochondrial encephalomyopathy 17419 psychomotor retardation [[35]]. In this CDG, caloric restriction can be necessary.Similar to MELAS ( mitochondrial encephalomyopathy , lactic acidosis, and stroke-like episodes) syndrome, l-arginine has been used to treat stroke-like
obesity 17266 non-nutritional intervention.MAN1B1-CDG is the only known CDG (type II) that is known to be associated with obesity in addition to slight facial dysmorphism and psychomotor retardation [[35]]. In this CDG, caloric restriction

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