She was treated for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency at Birmingham Children's Hospital after research there was boosted by funding from Action Medical Research.
What does A1AD stand for?
A1AD stands for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (aka AAT deficiency)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Karen, a former triathlete, has been diagnosed with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency.
EXPERT ANALYSIS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE AMERICAN THORACIC SOCIETY DENVER - Screening for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency has benefits in appropriately selected patients with lung disease and their family members, according to Dr.
About the Alpha-1 Foundation The mission of the Alpha-1 Foundation is to provide the leadership and resources that will result in increased research, improved health, worldwide detection, and a cure for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency.
Yesterday, when we stumbled on the much-reported claims that Michael Jackson had some genetic disease we’d never heard of called Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (or A1AD)—which attacks the lungs and liver—and was suffering from severe gastrointestinal bleeding, emphysema, and 95 percent blindness in his left eye as a result, we thought, “Nah, couldn’t be.
Inherited chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: new selective-sequencing workup for alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency identifies 2 previously unidentified null alleles.
Some 5,000 COPD patients will be tested to determine the prevalence of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1) in a study marking a major cooperative effort between the Alpha-1 Foundation and the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC).
Key words: alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, alpha-1 protease, alpha-1 protease inhibitor, genetic epidemiology, Pi phenotypes, Pi subtypes, population genetics.