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Elevated circulating medium-chain acylcarnitine concentration

MedGen UID:
1049636
Concept ID:
CN372786
Finding
HPO: HP:0035017

Definition

Concentration of medium-chain acylcarnitine in the blood circulation above the upper limit of normal. Acylcarnitines are classified according to the number of carbon atoms in the acyl-chain. Medium-chain acylcarnitines have between six and twelve carbon atoms in the acyl-chain (C6-C12), [from HPO]

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Etiology

Huffman KM, Shah SH, Stevens RD, Bain JR, Muehlbauer M, Slentz CA, Tanner CJ, Kuchibhatla M, Houmard JA, Newgard CB, Kraus WE
Diabetes Care 2009 Sep;32(9):1678-83. Epub 2009 Jun 5 doi: 10.2337/dc08-2075. PMID: 19502541Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Huffman KM, Shah SH, Stevens RD, Bain JR, Muehlbauer M, Slentz CA, Tanner CJ, Kuchibhatla M, Houmard JA, Newgard CB, Kraus WE
Diabetes Care 2009 Sep;32(9):1678-83. Epub 2009 Jun 5 doi: 10.2337/dc08-2075. PMID: 19502541Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Huffman KM, Shah SH, Stevens RD, Bain JR, Muehlbauer M, Slentz CA, Tanner CJ, Kuchibhatla M, Houmard JA, Newgard CB, Kraus WE
Diabetes Care 2009 Sep;32(9):1678-83. Epub 2009 Jun 5 doi: 10.2337/dc08-2075. PMID: 19502541Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Huffman KM, Shah SH, Stevens RD, Bain JR, Muehlbauer M, Slentz CA, Tanner CJ, Kuchibhatla M, Houmard JA, Newgard CB, Kraus WE
Diabetes Care 2009 Sep;32(9):1678-83. Epub 2009 Jun 5 doi: 10.2337/dc08-2075. PMID: 19502541Free PMC Article

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