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The liquid fertilizer – a 32 percent urea ammonium nitrate solution – was being offloaded when an apparent structural failure occurred.
Shahzad used urea fertilizer designed for home gardens.
That’s likely thanks to their bodies’ unique ability to reabsorb the waste product urea and recycle it into protein that preserves lean body mass.
Excessive use of urea, which accounts for more than 50 percent of the country’s total fertilizer consumption, has deteriorated the health of farmlands in many parts of the country.
The cars could not carry an adequate supply of a urea solution known as AdBlue used to neutralize harmful tailpipe fumes.
Urea cycle disorder prevents the removal of protein waste from the body.
Two days later, she was pronounced brain dead and diagnosed with urea cycle disorder, a rare genetic condition that can be treated with diet and medication, but oftentimes goes undiagnosed, allowing ammonia to build up in the bloodstream.
Meegan Hefford, a 25-year-old from Mandurah, Australia, was discovered to have a urea cycle disorder, which blocks the body from correctly breaking down protein.
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