MCADD stands for “medium chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency”. It is one type of fatty acid oxidation disorder that is inherited if both parents carry the gene for MCADD. Individuals with this type of disorder have problems breaking down fat into energy for the body. Written to assist school personnel understand and assisting children with MCAAD.
Also available as a download – The Educators Guide to MCADD
Audience: Parent, Professional