Pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency

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Pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency

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The terms "Pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency in a patient with Leigh's encephalomyelopathy.
 

Author(s): M Ohtake, G Takada, S Miyabayashi, N Arai, K Tada, S Morinaga

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 1982 Aug;137(4):379-86.

 

A 23-month-old boy with progressive muscular hypotonia and mental and motor deterioration was described. Four days after the admission he had a respiratory arrest and required the care in a respirator thereafter. Laboratory examinations showed metabolic acidosis and high levels of ...

Last Updated: 2 Dec 1982

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Citrate treatment in a patient with pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency.
 

Author(s): Y Oka, I Matsuda, S Arashima, M Anakura, T Mitsuyama

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 1976 Feb;118(2):131-5.

 

A 5-year old boy with intermittent sopor, severe vomiting and ataxia since 2 1/2 years old was described. During attack period the patient showed elevation of blood pyruvate and alanine and also cerebrospinal-fluid pyruvate, whereas during the time free from attack only blood pyruvate ...

Last Updated: 30 Dec 1976

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Trial of Dichloroacetate in Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency:
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2017

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Natural History and Advanced Genetic Study of Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiencies
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency Disease

 

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2017

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