lactose intolerance

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Noun1.lactose intolerance - congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose
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laktosintolerans
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With the exception of adult lactase deficiency, other deficiencies listed above are relatively rare [2, 3].
Enzyme replacement therapy for primary adult lactase deficiency. Effective reduction of lactose malabsorption and milk intolerance by direct addition of beta-galactosidase to milk at mealtime.

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