Malonic aciduria: Introduction
Malonic aciduria: A very rare genetic disorder where a deficiency of a particular enzyme (malonyl-CoA decarboxylase) impairs the body's ability to convert fatty acids into energy that can be used by muscles such as the heart muscle. Fatty acids also accumulate in the body as they are not metabolized.
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causes, and treatments of Malonic aciduria is available below.
Symptoms of Malonic aciduria
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symptoms of Malonic aciduria
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Malonic aciduria: Deaths
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Malonic aciduria: Complications
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Causes of Malonic aciduria
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Definitions of Malonic aciduria:
Malonic aciduria is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Malonic aciduria, or a subtype of Malonic aciduria,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Malonic aciduria as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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