1. Phenylketonuria : MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

    https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001166.htm

    6/7/2016 · Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a rare condition in which a baby is born without the ability to properly break down an amino acid called phenylalanine.

  2. Phenylketonuria (PKU) - Mayo Clinic

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    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.

  3. Phenylketonuria (PKU) - 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 ...

  4. Home | PKU.com

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    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.

  5. PKU News | News & Information on Phenylketonuria

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    National PKU News is dedicated to providing up-to-date, accurate news and information to families and professionals dealing with phenylketonuria (PKU).

  6. About PKU | The Canadian PKU and Allied Disorders

    www.canpku.org/about-pku

    PKU is short for phenylketonuria (pronounced fen’-il-kee’-to-nu’-ria). PKU is a rare, inherited metabolic disease that results in developmental disability and ...

  7. PKU (Phenylketonuria) in your baby | March of Dimes

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    Phenylketonuria (also called PKU) is a condition in which your body can’t break down an amino acid called phenylalanine. Amino acids help build protein in your body.

  8. PKU - NEWBORN SCREENING

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    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 ...

  9. What is PKU | PKU.com

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    Welcome! Join the PKU Community and connect with others like you to gain and give support, encouragement, motivation, and helpful information.

  10. NPKUA > Education > About PKU

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    The gene defect for PKU is an autosomal recessive genetic defect and is unknowingly passed down from generation to generation. This means an affected person inherited ...