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Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 19 Disease Panel

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 38 Disease Panel

Sephardic/Mizrahi Jewish Genetic Diseases

Galactosemia

Feeding difficulties, lethargy, failure to thrive, jaundice, and bleeding within a few days after birth. Increased risk for sepsis and shock, developmental delay/intellectual disability, and cataracts. Managed by dietary restrictions.

Carrier Frequency: 1 in 172 Ashkenazi Jews

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