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last update : 3/07/2006
Symbol GGM
Location 22q12.3
Name glucose-galactose malabsorption
Other name(s) monosaccharide malabsorption
Corresponding gene SLC5A1
Other symbol(s) SGLT1
Main clinical features
  • severe diarrhea and dehydration, usually fatal unless glucose and galactose are eliminated from the diet
  • Genetic determination autosomal recessive
    Function/system disorder metabolism/membrane transport
    Type disease
    Gene product
    Name cotransporter 1, Na+/glucose, small intestine