CT findings in the infantile form of citrullinemia

Sait Albayram, Kieran J. Murphy, Philippe Gailloud, Abhay Moghekar, James A. Brunberg

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Abstract

Citrullinemia is a rare autosomal recessive in-born error of the urea cycle due to a deficiency in argininosuccinic acid synthetase. We present two cases of the infantile form of citrullinemia in which CT revealed bilateral and symmetric corticosubcortical hypoattenuating areas, ulegyric changes, and atrophy in the frontal lobes, as well as atrophy in the gyrus cinguli, insulae, and temporal lobes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)334-336
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology
Volume23
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 2 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Clinical Neurology

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