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Muscular dystrophy in northern ireland paper Chromatographic survey of urinary Aminoacids

  • L. J. Hurwitz
  • D. McCormick
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Summary

A PAPER Chromatographie study of urinary aminoacids has been carried out in 69 affected and 565 unaffected relatives from 64 families with various types of muscular dystrophy. Only a small proportion of subjects had either generalized or specific hyperaminoaciduria.

Keywords

Muscular Dystrophy Duchenne Dystrophy Octanoic Acid Urinary Amino Dystrophia Myotonica 
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© Springer 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. J. Hurwitz
    • 1
  • D. McCormick
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Neurology, Royal Victoria and Claremont Street Hospitals and the Department of Pathology the Queen’s UniversityBelfast

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