Identification of forty cases with alkaptonuria in one village in Jordan

@article{Alsbou2011IdentificationOF,
  title={Identification of forty cases with alkaptonuria in one village in Jordan},
  author={Mohammed Al-sbou and Nesrin Mwafi and Mohammad Abu Lubad},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2011},
  volume={32},
  pages={3737-3740}
}
Alkaptonuria (AKU) is one of the four initially identified inborn errors of metabolism. The prevalence of AKU is unknown in Jordan. Therefore, a research project was started in April 2009 at the Faculty of Medicine/Mutah University in southern Jordan. The aims of the project were to identify people with AKU, to screen all family members with history of AKU… CONTINUE READING