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CT findings in the infantile form of citrullinemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11847065     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Citrullinemia is a rare autosomal recessive inborn error of the urea cycle due to a deficiency in argininosuccinic acid synthetase. We present two cases of the infantile form of citrullinemia in which CT revealed bilateral and symmetric corticosubcortical hypoattenuating areas, ulegyric changes, and atrophy in the frontal lobes, as well as atrophy in the gyrus cinguli, insulae, and temporal lobes.
Authors:
Sait Albayram; Kieran J Murphy; Philippe Gailloud; Abhay Moghekar; James A Brunberg
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0195-6108     ISO Abbreviation:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2002 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-02-15     Completed Date:  2002-03-26     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003708     Medline TA:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  334-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Atrophy
Brain / radiography
Child
Citrullinemia / radiography*
Humans
Male
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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