The following Conditions are related to Muscle weakness

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  • Scadh deficiency

    Short chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (SCAD) deficiency is a rare autosomal recessive genetic disorder of fatty acid catabolism belonging to a group of diseases known as fatty acid oxidation disorders (FOD). It occurs because of a deficiency of the short-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (SCAD) enzyme. Although SCAD was initially thought to produce severe problems including progressive muscle weakness, hypotonia, acidemia, developmental de  Read More

  • Vitamin d deficiency

    The goals of treatment and prevention of Vitamin D deficiency are the same—to reach and then maintain an adequate level of vitamin D in the body. 1. While you might consider eating more foods containing vitamin D and getting a little sunlight, you will likely be told to take vitamin D supplements. 2. Vitamin D comes in two forms: D2 and D3. D2, also called ergocalciferol, comes from plants. D3, also ca  Read More