Cardioencephalomyopathy fatal infantile due to cytochrome c oxidase deficiency (medical condition)

A very rare inherited metabolic disorder where the body doesn’t have enough of an enzyme called cytochrome C oxidase (COX) which is needed in the process of energy production by body cells. The fatal infant type generally affects the hear, brain and kidneys as well as the muscles. See also Cardioencephalomyopathy fatal infantile due to cytochrome c oxidase deficiency