MCAD Deficiency: Symptoms, Meaning, Treatment

MCAD Deficiency: Symptoms, Meaning, Treatment

MCAD deficiency is a rare genetic disease characterized by the body’s inability to use fatty acids as an energy source. Update on symptoms, causes and treatment with Dr. Jean-Baptiste Arnoux, pediatrician specializing in rare diseases. Summary Definition: what is an MCAD deficiency? the Medium-Chain-Acyl-CoA-Dehydrogenase deficiency (MCAD) is a rare metabolic disease linked to genetic mutations …

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