A 5-year-old boy with late-onset very long-chain acyl-CoA-dehydrogenase (VLCAD) deficiency presented with acute cardiomyopathy, myopathy, gross myoglobinuria and normoglycaemia. The clinical course after diagnosis was favourable. Conclusion: Late-onset VLCAD deficiency may present as acute cardiomyopathy.
- VLCAD deficiency
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health