Differential Diagnosis and Adult-Onset Pompe Disease

James Radke, PhD

Shafeeq Ladha, MD, of the Barrow Neurological Institute at St Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix AZ, discusses the differential diagnosis of adult onset Pompe disease.

Pompe disease is a rare lysosomal disease that may present in childhood (early onset) or in adulthood (late onset). Patients the adult-onset Pompe disease have many symptoms that mimic several degenerative neuromuscular conditions, including limb girdle muscular dystrophy.

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