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What is Propionic Acidemia (PA) ?

Propionic Acidemia or Propionic aciduria is a rare metabolic disorder characterized by deficiency of propionyl CoA carboxylase, an enzyme involved in the breakdown (catabolism) of the chemical "building blocks" (amino acids) of certain proteins.

Source: National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

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Jordan's story

by JillF published 7 months ago

Jordan was sent home on the third day after his birth. We tried feeding him and he just wasn't interested and acted like he didn't like the taste....

Propionic Acidemia

by danielabauer published over 2 years ago

Hello everyone, I would like to introduce myself: My name is Daniela. I was born on 07/24/1995. I have to be honest: I am doing very well with my d...

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