Inborn Errors of Metabolism (IEM)

 

 

l   Individually - very rare

l   Collectively common group of disorders affecting ~ 1 in 4500 births

l   List continuously increasing

l   Variable presentations

l   Chronic progressive vs acute rapid deteriorating clinical course

l   Mild to severe

l   Subtle to overt

l   Newborn screening has been life saving for some

 

 

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