The influence of blood phenylalanine levels on neurocognitive function in adult PKU patients

@article{Bartus2018TheIO,
  title={The influence of blood phenylalanine levels on neurocognitive function in adult PKU patients},
  author={Abigail R Bartus and F Palasti and Emese Juh{\'a}sz and Erika Győrin{\'e} Kiss and Erika Simonova and Cs Sumanszki and P Reismann},
  journal={Metabolic Brain Disease},
  year={2018},
  volume={33},
  pages={1609-1615}
}
It is well known that hyperphenylalaninemia caused by phenylketonuria (PKU) negatively influences cognitive performance. Several tests have been used to study these functions. Until now, no universal, optimal tool has been developed for detecting PKU-caused brain dysfunctions. Using computerized neuropsychological tests during daily routine would be helpful for screening subclinical brain deficits in adult PKU patients. In a monocentric, cross-sectional study, adult patients with PKU (n = 46… CONTINUE READING
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