enterokinase deficiency(redirected from enteropeptidase deficiency)
enterokinase deficiencyA life-threatening intestinal malabsorption disorder (OMIM:226200) characterised by diarrhoea, failure to thrive and hypoproteinaemic oedema.
Defects in TMPRSS15 (PRSS7), which encodes proenterokinase, a serine protease responsible for activating pancreatic proteolytic proenzymes, cause enterokinase deficiency.
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