Developmental profile of patients with maple syrup urine disease

  title={Developmental profile of patients with maple syrup urine disease},
  author={Ann Nord and W. J. van Doorninck and Colleen Greene},
  journal={Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease},
The progress of nine maple syrup urine disease patients (eight classical, one possible variant) was reviewed to look for similarities in developmental patterns. A consistent developmental profile of stronger Verbal than Performance IQ and lower than familially expected IQ was seen. Younger age at diagnosis was associated with a milder neonatal course. Those… CONTINUE READING