Pompe disease is a rare, inherited, genetic disorder with symptoms that are common to many other diseases such as muscle weakness and loss of muscle tone, fatigue, and breathing difficulties. If you or a family member are experiencing these symptoms, it may be useful to learn more about Pompe disease.
Pompe disease affects people as young as newborn infants and as old as those in the later decades of life. Both men and women are affected equally.
Pompe disease is an inherited disorder.
Learn about the role that genetics plays in Pompe disease.
Downloadable resources and links to
better understand the Pompe disease spectrum.