Plasma glutamine concentration: A guide in the management of urea cycle disorders

  • Maestri N
  • McGowan K
  • Brusilow S
  • 15


    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 45


    Citations of this article.


Because increases in plasma glutamine concentrations are almost always associated with hyperammonemia in patients with urea cycle disorders, we determined the correlation between these two variables for 2 years in a child with ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency. A correlation coefficient of 0.77 (p

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document


  • Nancy E. Maestri

  • Kathryn D. McGowan

  • Saul W. Brusilow

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free