Alcohol-associated severe hyperhomocysteinaemia.

  title={Alcohol-associated severe hyperhomocysteinaemia.},
  author={Melissa J Gillett and John R Burnett},
  journal={Annals of clinical biochemistry},
  volume={42 Pt 4},
We report the cases of three men with severe hyperhomocysteinaemia that was associated with high alcohol intake and which resolved on reduction of alcohol intake. Investigation to identify other obvious causes of the hyperhomocysteinaemia excluded renal failure and vitamin deficiencies. Alcohol as a possible cause of significantly increased plasma… CONTINUE READING