Metabolic deficiencies and SIDS.

Abstract

The role of inherited metabolic defects in SIDS is controversial: some workers think that they may account for the cause of death in about 10% of cases. Many maintain that this is a gross overestimate, but it cannot be denied that the sudden onset and rapid deterioration known to occur in some metabolic disorders during the first year of life can mimic SIDS… (More)

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@article{Bonham1992MetabolicDA, title={Metabolic deficiencies and SIDS.}, author={James Robert Bonham and Melanie Downing}, journal={Journal of clinical pathology}, year={1992}, volume={45 11 Suppl}, pages={33-8} }