Leprechaunism (Donohue syndrome): report of a case in a newborn.

  title={Leprechaunism (Donohue syndrome): report of a case in a newborn.},
  author={Esad Koklu and Erdal Avni Ariguloglu and Selmin Suner Koklu},
  journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM},
  volume={27 3-4},
The patient was a Turkish newborn (fourth-born child) who was 2 months old at the time of this writing. His parents were healthy, and there was no family history of diabetes. This patient was born to consanguineous Turkish parents. They are cousins. At 4 days old, he was referred to our hospital because of respiratory tract infection and low activity levels… CONTINUE READING