Severe selenium deficiency secondary to chylous loss

  • De Berranger E
  • Colinet S
  • Michaud L
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Selenium deficiency is observed in patients with poor intake. We report the first case of a child with lymphangiomatosis who presented a myopathy associated with severe cardiomyopathy secondary to selenium deficiency due to selenium loss in chylous fluid.

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  • Eva De Berranger

  • Stéphanie Colinet

  • Laurent Michaud

  • Robin Cremer

  • Catherine Fourrier

  • George Marie Brévière

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