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Homocystinuria (HCY) App

Metabolic Diet App

Homocystinuria (HCY) App

is a genetic disorder caused by a deficiency in the cystathionine beta-synthase enzyme.

Patients are prescribed a protein restricted diet to prevent elevated levels of homocysteine and methlymalonic acid.

This App is designed to support families and children with HCY on protein restricted diets.