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Table 1 Organic acidemias detected in high risk population in Latin America

From: Research, diagnosis and education in inborn errors of metabolism in Colombia: 20 years’ experience from a reference center

  Brazil [40] Cuba [42] Chile [29] Colombia
Time frame 15 years 5.5 years 7.5 years 9 years
OA diagnosed 218 46 40 61
Glutaric aciduria type I 33 (14,1%) 0 8 (20%) 16 (26,2%)
Propionic aciduria 18 (7,7%) 3 (6,5%) 11(27,5%) 14 (22,9%)
Methylmalonic aciduria 34 (14,5%) 5 (10,8%) 7 (17,5%) 8 (13,1%)
Isovaleric acidemia 7 (3%) 0 5 (12,5%) 6 (9,8%)