Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia in infants with G6PD c.563C > TVariant

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BACKGROUND There is a strong correlation between glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency and neonatal hyperbilirubinemia with a rare but potential threat of devastating acute bilirubin encephalopathy. G6PD deficiency was observed in 4-14% of hospitalized icteric neonates in Pakistan. G6PD c.563C > T is the most frequently reported variant in… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-126

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@inproceedings{Moiz2012NeonatalHI, title={Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia in infants with G6PD c.563C > TVariant}, author={Bushra Moiz and Amna Nasir and Sarosh Khan and Salima Amin Kherani and Maqbool Qadir}, booktitle={BMC pediatrics}, year={2012} }