Methylmalonic acidemia

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What is methylmalonic acidemia?

Methylmalonic acidemia is an inherited disorder in which the body is unable to process certain proteins and fats (lipids) properly. The effects of methylmalonic acidemia, which usually appear in early infancy, vary from mild to life-threatening.

Common symptoms reported by people with methylmalonic acidemia

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with methylmalonic acidemia

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Who has methylmalonic acidemia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 4
20s 0
30s 3
40s 1
50s 0
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

50% Female
50% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 2
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from methylmalonic acidemia patients who have completed their condition history
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