A metabolic disorder is when something is not right with the metabolic function of the body. It means that the body is unable to convert food into energy and get rid of waste. A metabolic disorder is a group of conditions that happen together, increasing the risk of stroke, type 2 diabetes, heart diseases, high blood sugar, increased blood pressure, abnormal cholesterol body fat around the waist, and abnormal cholesterol levels. Having any of these conditions doesn’t mean, it is an indication of metabolic syndrome, it simply means that an individual is at a high risk of serious disease. Metabolic disorders are one of the most common conditions and can be treated with simple lifestyle changes.
The common metabolic disorders are:
Metabolic disorder symptoms entirely depend on the type of disorder and its seriousness. Here are some of the most common symptoms:
There are different causes of metabolic disorders such as:
The first step to diagnosing the metabolic disorder is identifying the symptoms, and type of metabolic disorder, and assessing the family history. The healthcare provider usually orders blood tests to measure blood sugar levels, cholesterol levels, and triglyceride levels.
Metabolic disorders treatment involves a comprehensive range of options depending on the cause. Most of the conditions are genetic and there is no cure available at the moment. It means that an individual might need lifelong medications and is required to make recommended lifestyle changes to control the symptoms. For instance, for type 1 diabetes, regular insulin shots are required to manage blood glucose levels and for type 2, there is a need for a combination of medicines and lifestyle changes like exercise and diet.
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Yes, diabetes is a metabolic disorder characterised by insulin resistance and pancreatic-cell dysfunction.
Some of the metabolic disorders include maple syrup urine disease, glucose-galactose malabsorption, hereditary hemochromatosis, phenylketonuria, diabetes, etc.
Lipid metabolism disorder also known as Gaucher disease involves lipids. It means that an individual having this condition doesn’t have sufficient enzymes to break down lipids. Lipids include waxes, cholesterol, oils, and fatty acids.
Diabetes is a very common disease which is caused when the blood glucose level of the body rises beyond acceptable levels.
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