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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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1980
1980
A 57-year-old woman developed dementia and peripheral neuropathy 16 years after a partial gastrectomy (Billroth II). Serum… Expand
1974
1974
Abstract Two sisters were detected with normal serum folic acid excreting formiminoglutamic acid (FIGLU) in urine in excessive… Expand
1971
1971
Summary. Examination of 50 patients with iron‐deficient hypochromic anaemia showed evidence suggesting a high incidence of folate… Expand
1966
1966
Serum folic acid levels and the urinary excretion of Figlu have been studied in patients with leukaemia or lymphomas. The results… Expand
1965
1965
Using slight modifications to the method of Kohn, Mollin, and Rosenbach (1961) the histidine loading test has been carried out in… Expand
1965
1965
their statistics. In any event, retrospective analysis even of one's own material is difficult enough, but when dealing with the… Expand
1965
1965
Simple paper chromatography of urine obtained in the Figlu test has been found satisfactory for determining excess excretion of… Expand
1963
1963
Further research might follow two lines. First, an attempt might be made to identify in more detail the family and community… Expand