Table 3.

Prevalence of PAH Deficiency by Population

PopulationPAH Deficiency in Live BirthsCarrier RateReference
Turks1:2,6001/26Ozalp et al [2001]
Irish1:4,5001/33DiLella et al [1986]
Northern European origin, East Asian1:10,0001/50Scriver & Kaufman [2001]
Japanese1:143,0001/200Aoki & Wada [1988]
Finnish, Ashkenazi Jewish1:200,0001/225Scriver & Kaufman [2001]

From: Phenylalanine Hydroxylase Deficiency

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