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Mesh term Mitochondrial Diseases

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Metabolic Diseases


Diseases caused by abnormal function of the MITOCHONDRIA. They may be caused by mutations, acquired or inherited, in mitochondrial DNA or in nuclear genes that code for mitochondrial components. They may also be the result of acquired mitochondria dysfunction due to adverse effects of drugs, infections, or other environmental causes.

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Carbamoyl-Phosphate Synthase I Deficiency Disease
Cytochrome-c Oxidase Deficiency
Friedreich Ataxia
Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
Leigh Disease
Mitochondrial Myopathies
Multiple Acyl Coenzyme A Dehydrogenase Deficiency
Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant
Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber
Pyruvate Carboxylase Deficiency Disease
Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency Disease

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