Phenylketonuria with a study of the effect upon it of glutamic acid.

Abstract

Since Foiling (1934) in Norway first drew attention to the association of mental defect with the excretion of phenylpyruvic acid in the urine, this syndrome has been reported from many parts of the world. In institutions for mental defect it has become possible to separate, by a simple urine test, a group of patients of the lower grades who are found also… (More)

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@article{Woolf1951PhenylketonuriaWA, title={Phenylketonuria with a study of the effect upon it of glutamic acid.}, author={Lesley Woolf and D G Vulliamy}, journal={Archives of disease in childhood}, year={1951}, volume={26 130}, pages={487-94} }