Visualisation of impaired dopamine biosynthesis in a case of aromatic l-amino acid decarboxylase deficiency by co-registered 18F-FDOPA PET and magnetic resonance imaging

  • Hung-Jen Hsieh
  • Sheng-Hsiang Lin
  • Hon-Man Liu
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Positron Emission Tomography Positron Emission Tomography Study Homovanillic Acid Amino Acid Decarboxylase Rare Autosomal Recessive Disorder 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Medicine, Taipei Veterans General HospitalNational Yang-Ming University Medical SchoolTaipeiTaiwan, ROC
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan, ROC
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan, ROC

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