By Nyhan, William L.; Barshop, Bruce Allen; Al-Aqeel, Aida I
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Mutations in both have been documented [11, 13]. All of the methylmalonic acidemias reflect defective activity of methylmalonyl CoA mutase . In inherited defects of the apoenzyme and in abnormalities in coenzyme synthesis, the enzymatic mutase abnormality is evident in tissues, leukocytes, and cultured fibroblasts. The mutase gene has been cloned  and mapped to chromosome 6 . Some 200 mutations in the mutase gene have been documented [17–19]. Clinical abnormalities Patients with methylmalonic acidemia usually present first with a typical organic acidemia picture of overwhelming illness very early in life [1–3, 20–23].
Catch up has been observed in patients successfully treated, and the IQ may be normal [23, 28]. The impairment and disability phenotype of 33 patients with isolated methylmalonic acidemia has been set out . Seventeen had lesions in the globus pallidus on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Neurological findings, including ataxia, dystonia, dyskinesia, dysarthria, chorea, clonus, extrapyramidal signs, or tremors, were found in a majority (25 out of 33). Impaired balance and coordination were common; almost half had difficulties with bathing or dressing.
Higginbottom MC, Sweetman L, Nyhan WL. A syndrome of methylmalonic aciduria, homocystinuria, megaloblastic anemia and neurologic abnormalities in a vitamin B12-deficient breast-fed infant of a strict vegetarian. N Engl J Med 1978; 299: 317. 7. Barshop BA, Woff J, Nyhan WL et al. Transcobalamin II deficiency presenting with methylmalonic aciduria and homocystinuria and abnormal absorption of cobalamin. Am J Med Genet 1990; 35: 222. 8. Bikker H, Bakker HD, Abeling NGGM et al. A homozygous nonsense mutation in the methylmalonyl-CoA epimerase gene (MCEE) results in mild methylmalonic aciduria.
Atlas of Inherited Metabolic Diseases 3E by Nyhan, William L.; Barshop, Bruce Allen; Al-Aqeel, Aida I