[Failure to thrive and dyslipidemia caused by citrin deficiency: a novel clinical phenotype].

@article{Song2009FailureTT,
  title={[Failure to thrive and dyslipidemia caused by citrin deficiency: a novel clinical phenotype].},
  author={Yuan-zong Song and Li Guo and Yan-ling Yang and Lian-shu Han and Keiko Kobayashi and Takeyori Saheki},
  journal={Zhongguo dang dai er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of contemporary pediatrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={328-32}
}
Two clinical phenotypes for citrin deficiency (CD) have been reported. One is adult-onset citrullinemia type II (CTLN2) and another is neonatal intrahepatic cholestasis caused by citrin deficiency (NICCD). A child with CD and who had failure to thrive (FTT) and dyslipidemia as main clinical manifestations is reported here. Both the weight-and length-for-age at 18 months dropped below the 3rd percentile in the corresponding WHO anthropometry percentile charts, while blood biochemical analysis… CONTINUE READING

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