John Libbey Eurotext

Infantile spasms and Menkes disease Volume 2, numéro 4, Décembre 2000

Service de Neurologie Pédiatrique et des Maladies Métaboliques, Hôpital Robert-Debré, 48, boulevard Sérurier, 75019 Paris, France.
  • Page(s) : 227-30
  • Année de parution : 2001

Materials and methods Case 1 A boy born in France, after a 36-37 weeks gestation. Pregnancy and delivery were uneventful. Birth weight was 3,120 g and length 48 cm. The Apgar score was normal. Family history was positive with four deceased maternal uncles who had suffered from Menkes disease, and the mother of our patient presenting with an intellectual handicap. During the first days of life the diagnosis of Menkes disease was [...]