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Combined malonic and methylmalonic acidemia

Disease definition

Combined malonic and methylmalonic acidemia is a rare inborn error of metabolism characterized by elevation of malonic acid (MA) and methylmalonic acid (MMA) in body fluids, with higher levels of MMA than MA. CMAMMA presents in childhood with metabolic acidosis, developmental delay, dystonia and failure to thrive or in adulthood with seizures, memory loss and cognitive decline.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • CMAMMA
    • Combined malonic and methylmalonic aciduria
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: E71.1
  • OMIM: 614265
  • UMLS: C3280314
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 10818
  • MedDRA: -
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