Presentation and management of classical urea cycle disorders: lessons from our experience


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KALKAN UÇAR S. , CANDA E. , KÖSE M., Kaginici M., ALTUN KÖROĞLU Ö. , ÇALKAVUR S., ...More

IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI, vol.6, no.2, pp.89-96, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5222/buchd.2016.089
  • Title of Journal : IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.89-96

Abstract

Objective: The urea cycle disorders (UCD) are inherited deficiencies of the enzymes or transport molecules involved in the cellular excretion of excess ammonia produced during protein metabolism. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical characteristics and long-term outcome of pediatric patients with UCD seen during childhood.