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ACAD8 deficiency: An extremely rare metabolic disorder where the body is unable to metabolize certain proteins properly. More specifically, an insufficient level of the enzyme (isobutyryl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase) needed to metabolize the amino acid valine. The onset and severity of symptoms is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of ACAD8 deficiency is available below.
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More information about causes of ACAD8 deficiency:
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Prognosis for ACAD8 deficiency: Early diagnosis and treatment can significantly improve the prognosis.
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