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A parent/carers guide to care for a child with GSD.

Written by Tanya Gill and Jane Gick, Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Joanna Gribben, Specialist Metabolic Dietitian, Eveli...
Index  Introduction Introduction Metabolism     1     2  Where does glucose come from      3  How does the body normally r...
Index  Introduction Introduction Metabolism     1     2  Where does glucose come from      3  How does the body normally r...
Metabolism  Where does glucose come from  Sugar  Glycogen Storage Diseases are known as inborn errors of metabolism.  is s...
Metabolism  Where does glucose come from  Sugar  Glycogen Storage Diseases are known as inborn errors of metabolism.  is s...
How does the body normally regulate glucose  It is important that the body keeps the blood glucose level stable, between 4...
How does the body normally regulate glucose  It is important that the body keeps the blood glucose level stable, between 4...
GSD I  a and b      Glucose- 6- phosphatase deficiency Enzyme deficiency Glycogen Storage Disease type I is further catego...
GSD I  a and b      Glucose- 6- phosphatase deficiency Enzyme deficiency Glycogen Storage Disease type I is further catego...
GSD VI - Liver glycogen phosphorylase deficiency Enzyme deficiency  Additional information for GSD VI  Liver glycogen phos...
GSD VI - Liver glycogen phosphorylase deficiency Enzyme deficiency  Additional information for GSD VI  Liver glycogen phos...
GSD 0 -Glycogen synthase deficiency Enzyme deficiency  Additional features for GSD 0  GSD type 0 has only recently been de...
GSD 0 -Glycogen synthase deficiency Enzyme deficiency  Additional features for GSD 0  GSD type 0 has only recently been de...
Illness or symptoms of hypoglycaemia Is there a risk with overnight feeding through a nasogastric tube  Overnight feeding ...
Illness or symptoms of hypoglycaemia Is there a risk with overnight feeding through a nasogastric tube  Overnight feeding ...
Treatment for symptoms of low blood sugar Your specialist team will give you a prescribed amount of the Emergency Regimen ...
Treatment for symptoms of low blood sugar Your specialist team will give you a prescribed amount of the Emergency Regimen ...
Genetics  Recessive Inheritance Normal GSD Gene gene  MOTHER Carrier  GSD Normal gene Gene  X GSD gene  FATHER Unaffected ...
Genetics  Recessive Inheritance Normal GSD Gene gene  MOTHER Carrier  GSD Normal gene Gene  X GSD gene  FATHER Unaffected ...
The Future Ongoing care  Sports  After your child   s initial diagnosis you will be seen regularly by your specialist meta...
The Future Ongoing care  Sports  After your child   s initial diagnosis you will be seen regularly by your specialist meta...
School  Support groups A plan of care should be in place before your child starts school. Training to use a nasogastric tu...
School  Support groups A plan of care should be in place before your child starts school. Training to use a nasogastric tu...
Written by Tanya Gill and Jane Gick, Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Joanna Gribben, Specialist Metabolic Dietitian, Eveli...