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What does G6PD stand for?

G6PD stands for Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (medical)

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They also discuss the pathobiology of bilirubin-induced neurotoxicity, the clinical diagnosis and outcome of kernicterus, the contributions of hemolytic disease and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency to hyperbilirubinemia, and risk assessment and treatment with phototherapy and other modalities.
Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency (G6PD) This common human enzyme deficiency affects an estimated 400 million people worldwide, and is transmitted from a carrier mother to her male infant.
[FIGURE 2 OMITTED] GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE DEFICIENCY Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is an X-linked disorder that principally affects males, with increased frequency detected in African, Asian, and Oceanic ethnic groups.