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Document type:
Clinical Trial; Journal Article 
Author(s):
Warncke, Katharina; Falco, Franziska; Rabl, Wolfgang; Engelsberger, Ilse; Saier, Julia; Flores-Rodriguez, David; Burdach, Stefan; Bonfig, Walter 
Title:
Genetic characteristics and long-term follow-up of 11 patients with congenital hyperinsulinism followed in a single center. 
Abstract:
Congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) is a rare disease with an estimated incidence of 1:40,000 live births. Here, we characterize 11 patients treated at Munich Children's Hospital Schwabing.We analyzed data on birth, treatment and laboratory results including genetic testing and evaluated the long-term course with a follow-up visit.All patients had severe, diazoxide-(DZX)-resistant hypoglycemia, beginning immediately after birth. Two patients were treated by medical therapy, eight underwent subtotal...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
29 
Journal issue:
10 
Pages contribution:
1187-1194 
Language:
eng 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0334-018X 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinderheilkunde und Jugendmedizin