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Top : Health : Conditions and Diseases : Nutritional and Metabolic Disorders : Inherited : Maple Syrup Urine Disease (12 web sites)
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MSUD Family Support
Information about MSUD in English and Spanish, a list of contacts and an occasional newsletter.
http://www.msud-support.org/

Maple Syrup Urine Disease
The American Chemical Society describes the lack of progress in understanding the pathology of MSUD.
http://pubs.acs.org/subscribe/journals/mdd/v05/i03/html/03disease.html

MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Maple Syrup Urine Disease
Summarizes the causes, symptoms, treatment and prognosis of MSUD.
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000373.htm

Newborn Screening
Explains the inheritance mechanism for recessive conditions such as MSUD.
http://www.newbornscreening.info/Parents/aminoaciddisorders/MSUD.html

Newborn Screening Program
Describes the Illinois newborn screening for MSUD, performed using tandem mass spectrometry.
http://www.idph.state.il.us/HealthWellness/fs/msud.htm

NewbornScreening
Recommended best practice for screening of newborns for MSUD.
http://www.newbornscreening.com/cms/Maple_Syrup_Urine_Disease.shtml

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man: MSUD
Details of the genetic faults behind MSUD, with references.
http://omim.org/entry/248600

eMedicine - MSUD
Details some of the chemistry behind MSUD, and treatments.
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/946234-overview