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Hypergalactosaemia in a newborn: self-limiting intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt.
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PMID:  9296538     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: A congenital intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt can cause hypergalactosaemia in the newborn and hyperammonaemia in the small infant. The malformation may resolve spontaneously obviating the need for intervention.
R Gitzelmann; I Forster; U V Willi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  156     ISSN:  0340-6199     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  1997 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-10-24     Completed Date:  1997-10-24     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  719-22     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, University of Zürich, Switzerland.
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MeSH Terms
Arteriovenous Malformations / complications*,  diagnosis
Follow-Up Studies
Galactosemias / diagnosis,  etiology*
Hepatic Veins / abnormalities*
Infant, Newborn
Neonatal Screening
Portal Vein / abnormalities*
Remission, Spontaneous
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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