malvaria

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malvaria

An obsolete term that formerly dignified an alleged clinical condition attributed to the excretion of a so-called mauve factor.
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I have endeavored to touch upon some key points and issues but did not provide additional information regarding specific nutrient deficiencies, the adrenal-dysregulation connection (which I cover in depth in my e-book, Rethinking Fatigue: What your Adrenals are Really Telling You and What You Can Do About It), and the special nutritional requirements accompanying genetic metabolic conditions affecting depression in some, such as pyroluria.
These imbalances include CBS and/or methylation gene, hypoglycemia, histadelia (high levels of blood histamine), pyroluria (abnormality in hemoglobin synthesis), hormonal imbalances, adrenal fatigue, thyroid disorders, food allergies, heavy metals, and amino acid imbalances.
In pyroluria (excess mauve factor) the body produces excess "pyrroles" from abnormal hemoglobin metabolism.