Follow-up of a child with pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency on a less restrictive ketogenic diet.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A male child with X-linked pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency presented with severe neonatal lactic acidosis. Poor compliance following initiation of the ketogenic diet justified modification to a less restrictive form which improved compliance. One year after starting the modified diet, he remained clinically stable, showing developmental progress.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • El-Gharbawy, AH; Boney, A; Young, SP; Kishnani, PS

Published Date

  • February 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 102 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 214 - 215

PubMed ID

  • 21130013

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21130013

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1096-7206

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ymgme.2010.11.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States