Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Alliance

Aims to raise the profile of A1AD amongst the medical profession and to assist in the early identification / diagnosis of individuals with the disorder.

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Alpha-1 UK

Offers support and advice to those with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency in the UK.

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Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency

Article on Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency from the Children's Liver Disease Foundation.

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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

A website primarily aimed at those working in primary care, however, they offer a patient information leaflet in this area.

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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Information from the Children's Liver Disease Foundation.

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Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency

Information from The British Lung Foundation.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.