Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://imsear.hellis.org/handle/123456789/82069
Title: Dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism.
Authors: Kabra, Madhulika
Issue Date: 14-May-2002
Citation: Kabra M. Dietary management of inborn errors of metabolism. Indian Journal of Pediatrics. 2002 May; 69(5): 421-6
Abstract: Inborn errors of metabolism are individually rare but are an important cause of mortality and morbidity in infants and children. Dietary therapy is the mainstay of treatment in phenylketonuria, maple syrup urine disease, homocystinuria, galactosemia and glycogen storage disease (Type I/III). Some disorders like urea cycle disorders and organic acidurias require dietary modification in addition to other modalities. Certain basic principles of dietary management should be clearly understood for proper management of these disorders. Commercially available diets are very expensive and modification in routine Indian diet may be tried based on content of different nutrients but the desirable fine control is not achieved.
Description: 12 references.
URI: http://imsear.hellis.org/handle/123456789/82069
Appears in Collections:Indian Journal of Pediatrics

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.