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Glucose-galactose malabsorption

Synonym(s) SGLT1 deficiency
Prevalence Unknown
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
Age of onset Infancy
  • E74.3
MeSH -
  • 10066388


Glucose-galactose malabsorption (GGM) is a very rare, potentially lethal, genetic metabolic disease characterized by impaired glucose-galactose absorption resulting in severe watery diarrhea and dehydration with onset inthe neonatal period.

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