Non-classic infantile-onset appears at about 1 year of age. Late-onset appears later in a child’s life, or even into the teen years or adulthood. Pompe disease happens when your body can't make a protein that breaks down a complex sugar, called glycogen, for energy. Too much sugar builds up and damages your muscles and organs. Pompe disease.
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Definition Pompe disease is a rare (estimated at 1 in every 40, births), inherited and often fatal disorder that disables the heart and skeletal muscles. The signs and symptoms of late-onset Pompe disease (LOPD) differ from person to person and may become evident at any age from older than 1 year of age to late adulthood.