Other Names for this Disease
- Succinyl-CoA:3-oxoacid CoA transferase deficiency
- Ketoacidosis due to SCOT deficiency
- Succinyl-CoA acetoacetate transferase deficiency
- 3-oxoacid CoA transferase deficiency
- OXCT1 deficiency
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Treatment of hypoketotic hypoglycemic attacks due to carnitine palmitoyltransferase I deficiency often involves prompt treatment with intravenous 10% dextrose.
Last updated: 6/29/2010
- Bennett MJ, Narayan SB. Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase 1A Deficiency. GeneReviews. 2007; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/bookshelf/br.fcgi?book=gene&part=cpt1a. Accessed 7/10/2009.
- Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.
- Orphanet Emergency Guidelines is an article which is expert-authored and peer-reviewed that is intended to guide health care professionals in emergency situations involving this condition.
- The U.S. National Institutes of Health, through the National Library of Medicine, developed ClinicalTrials.gov to provide patients, family members, and members of the public with current information on clinical research studies. There is a study titled Studies of Children with Metabolic or Other Genetic Disorders which may be of interest to you. To find this trial, click on the link above.
- Orphanet lists European clinical trials, research studies, and patient registries enrolling people with this condition.