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FIGLU Test

Known as: Formiminoglutamic Acid Test, Acid Test, Formiminoglutamic, Tests, Formiminoglutamic Acid 
A urine test for formiminoglutamic acid, an intermediate metabolite in L-histidine catabolism in the conversion of L-histidine to L-glutamic acid. It… Expand
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2005
2005
Introduction: Previous studies have given conflicting results as to whether or not folate metabolism is altered in Down syndrome… Expand
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1980
1980
A 57-year-old woman developed dementia and peripheral neuropathy 16 years after a partial gastrectomy (Billroth II). Serum… Expand
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1974
1974
Abstract Two sisters were detected with normal serum folic acid excreting formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) in urine in excessive… Expand
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1971
1971
Summary. Examination of 50 patients with iron-deficient hypochromic anaemia showed evidence suggesting a high incidence of folate… Expand
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1966
1966
Serum folic acid levels and the urinary excretion of Figlu have been studied in patients with leukaemia or lymphomas. The results… Expand
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1965
1965
 
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1965
1965
Serum L. casei folate activity and urinary formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) following an oral dose of L-histidine were estimated on… Expand
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1963
1963
 
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