UNDERSTANDING FRUCTOSE METABOLISM (USMLE Step 1)
Fructose metabolism is one of the frequently overlooked pathways in medical student’s Step 1 preparation because it is so short and looks as though it wouldn’t be ‘testable’ material. However, the exact opposite is true, as there is plenty of high-yield information that can be extracted from this little pathway and tested.
Here is a look at the fructose metabolism pathway as well as the associated pathologies you are expected to know for the USMLE Step 1 exam.
I hope that helps you score at least 1-2 points on your Step 1 exam!