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Metabolic treatment of pregnancy and postdelivery period in a patient with cobalamin A disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12114914     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report the successful treatment of a woman with Cobalamin A disease with hydroxycobalamin injections during pregnancy and delivery and 3 months after delivery. Urine and plasma methylmalonic acid levels served to adjust therapy before and after delivery. The mother had no untoward metabolic complications and gave birth to a normal baby.
Avihu Boneh; Ronda F Greaves; Giuseppe Garra; James J Pitt
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  187     ISSN:  0002-9378     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol.     Publication Date:  2002 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-07-12     Completed Date:  2002-08-01     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370476     Medline TA:  Am J Obstet Gynecol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  225-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Metabolic Service, Genetic Health Services, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Cobamides / deficiency*
Hydroxocobalamin / therapeutic use*
Metabolism, Inborn Errors / drug therapy*
Methylmalonic Acid / urine*
Pregnancy Complications / drug therapy*
Vitamin B 12 / metabolism
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Cobamides; 13422-51-0/Hydroxocobalamin; 13870-90-1/cobamamide; 516-05-2/Methylmalonic Acid; 68-19-9/Vitamin B 12

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