Phenylketonuria

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National Society for Phenylketonuria (NSPKU)

PKU is a genetic disorder which prevents the normal use of protein food. The condition can be treated with a high degree of success if diagnosed shortly after birth. The treatment is based on a low phenylalanine diet. Information provided by the NSPKU is intended for the use of people with PKU, their families and carers.

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Phenylketonuria

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