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www.thoracic.org/patients/patient-resources/resources/alpha-1-antitrypsin.pdf

Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is a genetic condition that decreases lung protection resulting in an inherited form of emphysema (em-fuh-ZEE-muh). People with ...

www.blf.org.uk/support-for-you/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency/symptoms

In some people with AATD, abnormal alpha-1-antitrypsin proteins collect in the liver. This can lead to liver disease in older people, usually those who are over ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/295686-overview

Sep 11, 2020 ... Alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency (AATD, AAT deficiency) is an inherited condition that increases the risk of lung and liver disease.

www.pennmedicine.org/for-patients-and-visitors/patient-information/conditions-treated-a-to-z/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is a condition in which the body does not make enough of AAT, a protein that protects the lungs and liver from damage.

www.templehealth.org/services/conditions/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Feb 1, 2021 ... Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is a genetic condition where the body, more specifically the liver, does not produce sufficient amounts of ...

health.ucsd.edu/specialties/pulmonary/advanced-lung-disease/pages/alpha1-deficiency.aspx

Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is a relatively common genetic condition that is often under-recognized. Alpha-1 antitrypsin is a protein that protects us ...

www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/hw164553

Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) is a protein normally found in the lungs and the bloodstream. It helps protect the lungs from the damage caused by inflammation that ...

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1910234

Apr 9, 2020 ... Alpha1-antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is one of the most common genetic diseases. Most persons carry two copies of the wild-type M allele of ...

www.genome.gov/Genetic-Disorders/Alpha-1-Antitrypsin-Deficiency

Jan 4, 2012 ... Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) is an inherited condition that causes low levels of, or no, alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) in the blood. AATD ...

www.uptodate.com/contents/clinical-manifestations-diagnosis-and-natural-history-of-alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Jul 7, 2021 ... Alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency is a clinically under-recognized inherited disorder affecting the lungs, liver, and rarely, skin.

medlineplus.gov/genetics/condition/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Sep 15, 2021 ... Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited disorder that may cause lung disease and liver disease. The signs and symptoms of the ...