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Combined oxidative phosphorylation defect type 8

Disease definition

Combined oxidative phosphorylation defect type 8 is a mitochondrial disease due to a defect in mitochondrial protein synthesis resulting in deficiency of respiratory chain complexes I, III and IV in the cardiac and skeletal muscle and brain characterized by severe hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, pulmonary hypoplasia, generalized muscle weakness and neurological involvement.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • COXPD8
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Neonatal, Infancy
  • ICD-10: E88.8
  • OMIM: 614096
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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