Branched-chain Ketoacyl Dehydrogenase Deficiency: Maple Syrup Disease.

Classic maple syrup disease can be managed to allow a benign neonatal course, normal growth, and low hospitalization rates. The majority of affected infants that are prospectively managed have good neurodevelopmental outcome; however, acute metabolic intoxication and neurologic deterioration can develop rapidly at any age. Each episode is associated with a… CONTINUE READING