If known, what was the cause of your fish odor syndrome?
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What causes fish odor syndrome (trimethylaminuria)?
Although gene mutations account for most cases of trimethylaminuria, the
condition can also be caused by other factors. A fish-like body odor may result
from an excess of certain proteins in the diet or from an increase in bacteria
that normally produce trimethylamine in the digestive system. A few cases of the
disorder have been identified in adults with
liver or kidney disease. Temporary
symptoms of this condition have been reported in a small number of premature
infants and in some healthy women at the start of