Bone marrow transplantation in glycogen storage disease type 1b.

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Authors

  • G Pierre
  • Patrick McKiernan
  • C Hendriksz
  • Sarah Lawson
  • A Chakrapani

Abstract

We report a case of glycogen storage disease type 1b that was successfully treated with bone marrow transplantation after life-threatening complications related to neutropenia and thrombocytopenia. Concomitant reduction in inflammatory bowel disease-related symptoms and improved metabolic stability were also observed.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)286-8
Number of pages3
JournalThe Journal of pediatrics
Volume152
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2008