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Pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency

Other Names for this Disease
  • PDHC
  • Pyruvate dehydrogenase complex deficiency
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases (CLIMB)
    Climb Building
    176 Nantwich Road
    Crewe CW2 6BG
    United Kingdom
    Telephone: 0800 652 3181 (toll free)

  • Epilepsy Foundation
    8301 Professional Place
    East Landover, MD 20785-2238
    Toll-free: 800-EFA-1000 (800-332-1000)
    Telephone: 301-459-3700
    Fax: 301-577-4941

  • United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
    8085 Saltsburg Road, Suite 201
    Pittsburgh, PA 15239
    Toll-free: 888-317-8633
    Telephone: 412-793-8077
    Fax: 412-793-6477

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support