Journal of Gastroenterology

, Volume 39, Issue 11, pp 1115–1117

A pregnant patient with fulminant hepatic failure was found to carry a novel missense mutation in the argininosuccinate synthetase gene

  • Shun Ito
  • Gotaro Kurasawa
  • Kyoko Yamamoto
  • Izumi Furuta
  • Fumitake Ishihara
  • Keiko Kobayashi
  • Takeyori Saheki
  • Tomokazu Matsuura
  • Masayoshi Yamauchi
  • Hiroshige Kakinoki
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DOI: 10.1007/s00535-004-1455-1

Cite this article as:
Ito, S., Kurasawa, G., Yamamoto, K. et al. J Gastroenterol (2004) 39: 1115. doi:10.1007/s00535-004-1455-1

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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shun Ito
    • 1
  • Gotaro Kurasawa
    • 1
  • Kyoko Yamamoto
    • 1
  • Izumi Furuta
    • 1
  • Fumitake Ishihara
    • 1
  • Keiko Kobayashi
    • 2
  • Takeyori Saheki
    • 2
  • Tomokazu Matsuura
    • 3
  • Masayoshi Yamauchi
    • 3
  • Hiroshige Kakinoki
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineAtsugi Kanagawa Prefecture HospitalAtsugiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Molecular Metabolism and Biochemical GeneticsKagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesKagoshimaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Internal MedicineThe Jikei University School of MedicineTokyoJapan
  4. 4.Kakinoki HospitalKagoshimaJapan
  5. 5.Department of Internal MedicineTsukui Red Cross HospitalKanagawaJapan