Journal of Neurology

, Volume 261, Issue 12, pp 2446–2448 | Cite as

Adult-onset phenylketonuria revealed by acute reversible dementia, prosopagnosia and parkinsonism

  • Francesca Rosini
  • Alessandra Rufa
  • Lucia Monti
  • Letizia Tirelli
  • Antonio Federico
Letter to the Editors

Keywords

Newborn Screening Phenylketonuria White Matter Abnormality Unbalanced Diet Prosopagnosia 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

This research has been in part supported by a grant from Regione Toscana and National Ministry of Health to AF. Authors kindly thank Dr. F. Calì, Laboratorio di Genetica Molecolare, U.O.C. di Genetica Medica, Associazione OASI Maria SS. ONLUS—IRCCS, Troina, EN, for the execution of the genetic testing.

Conflicts of interest

On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.

Ethical standard

Patient’s anonymity was protected in this case report.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesca Rosini
    • 1
  • Alessandra Rufa
    • 1
  • Lucia Monti
    • 2
  • Letizia Tirelli
    • 1
  • Antonio Federico
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical, Surgical and Neurological Sciences, Medical SchoolUniversity of Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria Alle ScotteSienaItaly
  2. 2.Unit NINT Neuroimaging and NeurointerventionAOU Senese, Policlinico Santa Maria Alle ScotteSienaItaly

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