Gout, uric acid and purine metabolism in paediatric nephrology

@article{Cameron2004GoutUA,
  title={Gout, uric acid and purine metabolism in paediatric nephrology},
  author={John Stewart Cameron and F. Moro and H. Anne Simmonds},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2004},
  volume={7},
  pages={105-118}
}
Although gout and hyperuricaemia are usually thought of as conditions of indulgent male middle age, in addition to the well-known uricosuria of the newborn, there is much of importance for the paediatric nephrologist in this field. Children and infants may present chronically with stones or acutely with renal failure from crystal nephropathy, as a result of inherited deficiencies of the purine salvage enzymes hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase (HPRT) and adenine… 
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