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Clinical features and molecular bases of neuroacanthocytosis.

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The term acanthocytosis is derived from the Greek for "thorn" and is used to describe a peculiar spiky appearance of erythrocytes. Acanthocytosis is found to be associated with at least three hereditary neurological disorders that are generally referred to as neuroacanthocytosis. Abetalipoproteinaemia is an autosomal recessive condition, characterised by absence of serum apolipoprotein B containing lipoproteins leading to fat intolerance and fat-soluble vitamin deficiency. This results in a p...

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10.1007/s00109-002-0349-z

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Journal:
Journal of molecular medicine (Berlin, Germany) More from this journal
Volume:
80
Issue:
8
Pages:
475-491
Publication date:
2002-08-01
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EISSN:
1432-1440
ISSN:
0946-2716
Language:
English
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uuid:a745ceee-6c9c-47b0-b6e3-c89f4a6bc646
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pubs:38342
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38342
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2012-12-19

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