Propionic acidemia consensus conference summary

Mol Genet Metab. 2012 Jan;105(1):3-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ymgme.2011.08.007. Epub 2011 Aug 16.


In January 2011, Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. hosted a consensus conference to discuss and develop recommendations for the diagnosis and management of propionic acidemia. Several resulting manuscripts from this conference are included in this issue. Topics covered include recommendations for acute management of metabolic decompensations, recommendations for chronic management and health monitoring, natural history of disease in patients with propionic acidemia, and neurologic complications in propionic acidemia.

Publication types

  • Introductory Journal Article

MeSH terms

  • Consensus Development Conferences as Topic*
  • Health Planning Guidelines
  • Humans
  • Longitudinal Studies
  • Propionic Acidemia / diagnosis
  • Propionic Acidemia / therapy*