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By Suzanne Baron

Clinical circumstances supply whole, concise assurance of the biochemical and genetic illnesses confirmed at the USMLE Step 1 and in simple technology courses.

  • A robust concentrate on the medical points of biochemical and genetic disorder
  • Emphasizes boardrelevant insurance
  • Easily examine and distinction ailments
  • Each disease-specific card features a scientific vignette
  • Important illness proof are highlighted for quick review

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On further questioning, the patient does not eat yogurt, ice cream, or any other dairy products throughout the day. You believe that the patient has a common enzyme deficiency and that his intestinal lining is not absorbing an ingested sugar properly. You suggest that he try a commercial enzyme substitute with each bowl of cereal or a different brand of milk that has the enzymes necessary for its digestion. Lactase Deficiency 3 LIPID METABOLISM GENERAL CONCEPTS Fatty acid synthesis Citrate shuttle Fatty acid oxidation Carnitine shuttle Lipid transport Lipoprotein and apolipoprotein function Cholesterol synthesis Sphingolipid synthesis Sphingolipid degradation Phospholipid synthesis DISEASES Inherited Hyperlipidemias Familial hypercholesterolemia Hypertriglyceridemia Familial hyperchylomicronemia Mixed hypertriglyceridemia Combined hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia Dysbetalipoproteinemia Sphingolipid Storage Diseases Hurler disease Hunter disease Sanfilippo syndrome Sly syndrome Tay-Sachs disease Sandhoff disease Fabry disease Gaucher disease Niemann-Pick disease Farber disease I-cell disease Krabbe disease Metachromatic leukodystrophy FATTY ACID SYNTHESIS 舦 Location: Fatty acid synthesis takes place in the cytosol and is carried out by a multienzyme complex called FAS.

He reports resolution of symptoms for the remainder of the day. On further questioning, the patient does not eat yogurt, ice cream, or any other dairy products throughout the day. You believe that the patient has a common enzyme deficiency and that his intestinal lining is not absorbing an ingested sugar properly. You suggest that he try a commercial enzyme substitute with each bowl of cereal or a different brand of milk that has the enzymes necessary for its digestion. Lactase Deficiency 3 LIPID METABOLISM GENERAL CONCEPTS Fatty acid synthesis Citrate shuttle Fatty acid oxidation Carnitine shuttle Lipid transport Lipoprotein and apolipoprotein function Cholesterol synthesis Sphingolipid synthesis Sphingolipid degradation Phospholipid synthesis DISEASES Inherited Hyperlipidemias Familial hypercholesterolemia Hypertriglyceridemia Familial hyperchylomicronemia Mixed hypertriglyceridemia Combined hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia Dysbetalipoproteinemia Sphingolipid Storage Diseases Hurler disease Hunter disease Sanfilippo syndrome Sly syndrome Tay-Sachs disease Sandhoff disease Fabry disease Gaucher disease Niemann-Pick disease Farber disease I-cell disease Krabbe disease Metachromatic leukodystrophy FATTY ACID SYNTHESIS 舦 Location: Fatty acid synthesis takes place in the cytosol and is carried out by a multienzyme complex called FAS.

Special thanks to John and Jay Lee, Fran and Joe Baron, Elena Paul, Bettina Lee, Monique Mogensen and Steven Fay. About the Authors Suzanne J. Baron, MD, earned an AB magna cum laude in psychology and biology from Harvard University and an MD from Yale University School of Medicine. She is an elected member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. Dr Baron completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is currently pursuing additional subspecialty training in interventional cardiology also at Massachusetts General Hospital.

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