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Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease

, Volume 39, Issue 6, pp 889–890 | Cite as

Rapid resolution of infantile lipemia retinalis following exchange transfusion

  • Cara E. Capitena
  • Holly J. Wagoner
  • Christopher M. Ruzas
  • Tellen D. Bennett
  • Peter R. BakerII
  • Jennifer L. Jung
  • James D. Weisfeld-Adams
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Keywords

Lipase Triglyceride Pancreatitis Lipoprotein Lipase Autosomal Recessive Disorder 
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All authors listed were equally involved in the planning, drafting, and revision of this article.

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Competing interest

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cara E. Capitena
    • 1
  • Holly J. Wagoner
    • 2
  • Christopher M. Ruzas
    • 2
  • Tellen D. Bennett
    • 2
  • Peter R. BakerII
    • 3
  • Jennifer L. Jung
    • 1
  • James D. Weisfeld-Adams
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Pediatric OphthalmologyUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineAuroraUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Pediatric Critical CareUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineAuroraUSA
  3. 3.Department of Pediatrics, Divisions of Clinical Genetics and MetabolismUniversity of Colorado School of MedicineAuroraUSA

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