Urea Cycle Disorder, OTC Type

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Basic synonyms

  • OTC shortage
  • ornithine carbamyltransferase shortage
  • hyperammonemia as a result of ornithine transcarbamylase shortage

Condition Subdivisions

  • None

General Discussion
Ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) shortage is an unusual X-linked hereditary condition identified by partial or total absence of the enzyme ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC). Excess ammonia, which is a neurotoxin, takes a trip to the main anxious system with the blood, resulting in the signs as well as physical searchings for connected with OTC shortage.

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