Frontotemporal Atrophy: Presenting Sign in Infantile Cobalamin Deficiency

  • Pallavi Vats
  • Prashant Verma
  • Bijo Varughese
  • Somesh Kumar
  • Seema Kapoor
Scientific Letter
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pallavi Vats
    • 1
  • Prashant Verma
    • 1
  • Bijo Varughese
    • 2
  • Somesh Kumar
    • 2
  • Seema Kapoor
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsLok Nayak Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical CollegeNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Division of Genetics, Department of PediatricsLok Nayak Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical CollegeNew DelhiIndia

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