Hereditary methemoglobinemia due to cytochrome b5 reductase deficiency in blood cells without associated neurologic and mental disorders.

@article{Tanishima1985HereditaryMD,
  title={Hereditary methemoglobinemia due to cytochrome b5 reductase deficiency in blood cells without associated neurologic and mental disorders.},
  author={Kiyoh Tanishima and Kazushi Tanimoto and Akio Tomoda and Kazuhiro Mawatari and Shigeru Matsukawa and Yoshimasa Yoneyama and H Ohkuwa and Eisuke Takazakura},
  journal={Blood},
  year={1985},
  volume={66 6},
  pages={1288-91}
}
Following the observation of two fraternal patients without neurologic symptoms, but with hereditary methemoglobinemia due to cytochrome b5 reductase deficiency in erythrocytic and nonerythrocytic cells, a familial study of their paternal and maternal relatives was undertaken. Ferrihemoglobin reductase activities in erythrocytes from the two patients were… CONTINUE READING