Guanidines pp 135-144 | Cite as

The Guanidine Cycle

  • Harini Patel
  • Burton D. Cohen


Disturbances in nitrogen balance are the hallmark of renal insufficiency. More sophisticated studies indicate that this is not simply a matter of balance. While failure to excrete adequate quantities may be the initiating event, a variety of adaptions and compensatory phenomena complicate the picture.


Succinic Acid Pyridoxal Phosphate Trifluoroacetic Anhydride Carbamic Acid Carbamyl Phosphate 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harini Patel
    • 1
  • Burton D. Cohen
    • 1
  1. 1.Bronx-Lebanon HospitalBronxUSA

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