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Fatty acids with 22 or more carbon atoms are called very long chain fatty acids (VLCFAs) and are present in small amounts in most tissues. Unlike most fatty acids, VLCFAs are too long to be metabolized in the mitochondria. Very long chain fatty acids and the ratios of C24/C22 and C26/C22 are increased in conditions affecting peroxisomal fatty acid metabolism such as X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), Zellweger Syndrome, and to some extent in rhizomelic chondrodysplasia punctata (RCDP). Source: Regenstrief LOINC

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Fatty acids.very long chain C26:1 (Hexacosenoate)
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zh-CN Chinese (China) 脂肪酸类.极长链型.C26:1
Synonyms: C26:1;VLCFA C26:1;二十六烷烯酸;二十六碳烯酸;廿六烷烯酸;廿六碳烯酸;极长链型脂肪酸 C26:1;极长链型脂肪酸 C26:1 (二十六碳烯酸);极长链型脂肪酸类 C26:1;极长链脂肪酸 C26:1;极长链脂肪酸 C26:1 (二十六碳烯酸);极长链脂肪酸类 C26:1;脂肪酸.极长链.C26:1;脂肪酸.极长链型.C26:1;脂肪酸类.极长链.C26:1
fr-CA French (Canada) Acides gras.très longue chaîne.C26:1
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Acidos grasos. Cadena muy larga C26:1
it-IT Italian (Italy) Acidi grassi.catena molto lunga.C26:1
Synonyms: Acidi grassi.catena molto lunga C26:1 (Esacosanoat
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Yağ asidleri.çok uzun zincirli.C26:1
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Жирные кислоты.очень длинная цепь.C26:1
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) vetzuren.zeer lange keten.C26:1
fr-BE French (Belgium) Acides gras.très longue chaîne.C26:1
pl-PL Polish (Poland) Bardzo długołańcuchowe kwasy tłuszczowe C26:1