Familial hyperinsulinism-hyperammonemia syndrome in a family with seizures: case report.

Abstract

Hyperinsulinism-hyperammonemia (HI/HA) syndrome is the second most frequent cause of congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) and it is characterized by recurrent symptomatic hypoglycemia and persistent hyperammonemia. We describe the familial case of a 2-year-old child and her 32-year-old mother who, having suffered from tonic-clonic seizures since infancy, had… (More)

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@article{Heras2010FamilialHS, title={Familial hyperinsulinism-hyperammonemia syndrome in a family with seizures: case report.}, author={Javier de las Heras and Intza Garin and Guiomar P{\'e}rez de Nanclares and An{\'i}bal Aguayo and I. de la Rica and Luis Antonio Casta{\~n}o and Amaia Vela}, journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM}, year={2010}, volume={23 8}, pages={827-30} }