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Table 3 Frequency of different laboratory findings of MMA&PA

From: Methylmalonic and propionic acidemia among hospitalized pediatric patients: a nationwide report

 MMA (n = 2610)PA (n = 538)
Metabolic acidosis343 (13.14%)103 (19.14%)
Anemia502 (19.23%)84 (15.61%)
↓ PLT66 (2.53%)27 (5.02%)
↓ WBC20 (0.77%)6 (1.12%)
↑ ALT/AST/LDH139 (5.33%)21 (3.90%)
↑ NH344 (1.69%)42 (7.81%)
Hypoglycemia38 (1.46%)16 (2.97%)
↓ eGFR24 (0.92%)5 (0.93%)
↑ Uric acid13 (0.50%)1 (0.19%)
↑ Lactic acid8 (0.31%)0
↑ Myocardial enzyme5 (0.19%)0
EEG abnormalities4 (0.15%)0
  1. PLT platelets, WBC white blood cell, ALT alanine transaminase, AST aspartate transaminase, LDH lactate dehydrogenase, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate, EEG electroencephalography