European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 148, Issue 8, pp 788–788 | Cite as

Hypocarnitinaemia in Menkes disease

  • P. Kamoun
  • M. Mayer
  • D. Rabier
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Public Health Menkes Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Kamoun
    • 1
  • M. Mayer
    • 2
  • D. Rabier
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biochimie Médicale B.Hôpital Necker-Enfants-MaladesParis Cédex 15France
  2. 2.Service de PédiatrieHôpital Saint Vincent de PaulParisFrance

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