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What is Trimethylaminuria (TMAU) ?

Trimethylaminuria (TMAU), formerly called Fish Odor Syndrome, is a metabolic disorder where the body lacks enough enzyme to break down trimethylamine.

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What is wrong with me?

by ElinFiona published 1 day ago
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Have you ever felt a vacuum moving through your arms and legs, like your inner skin are ripped off? This happened to me January 2016. It was extrem...

Ambient smell

by Marisaflorez published 29 days ago
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Hi. What happens to me is that it sometimes I feel a strange smell in the air. It is not that it has permanent bad odor. I can not smell the skin, ...

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