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

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

Learn about alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency, the symptoms of this condition, how it is diagnosed and options for treatment.

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 ...

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

What causes AAT deficiency? Alpha-one antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited condition. Every person inherits two AAT genes—one from each parent. Inheriting.

www.mountsinai.org/health-library/diseases-conditions/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.

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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (AATD) can cause liver and lung disease. Learn more about causes, symptoms and treatment for this condition.

www.chop.edu/conditions-diseases/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD) in children is an inherited genetic disease in which tissue in the liver or lungs may become damaged, which ...

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The goal of most specific treatment approaches for AAT deficiency is to raise the serum AAT level (and therefore the concentration of AAT in the lung ...

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.chp.edu/our-services/transplant/liver/education/liver-disease-states/alpha-1-antitrypsin-deficiency

Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Symptoms · Jaundice, yellow appearance of the skin and sclera (whites of the eyes), at birth · Foul-smelling or pale, almost white ...

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Sep 15, 2021 ... People with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency usually develop the first signs and symptoms of lung disease between ages 25 and 50. The earliest ...