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MELAS Syndrome

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  1. Decrease of 3243 A-->G mtDNA mutation from blood in MELAS syndrome: a longitudinal study. Rahman, S., Poulton, J., Marchington, D., Suomalainen, A. Am. J. Hum. Genet. (2001) [Pubmed]
  2. Vasogenic edema on MELAS: a serial study with diffusion-weighted MR imaging. Yoneda, M., Maeda, M., Kimura, H., Fujii, A., Katayama, K., Kuriyama, M. Neurology (1999) [Pubmed]
  3. CPEO and carnitine deficiency overlapping in MELAS syndrome. Hsu, C.C., Chuang, Y.H., Tsai, J.L., Jong, H.J., Shen, Y.Y., Huang, H.L., Chen, H.L., Lee, H.C., Pang, C.Y., Wei, Y.H. Acta neurologica Scandinavica. (1995) [Pubmed]
  4. MELAS of infantile onset: mitochondrial angiopathy or cytopathy? Fujii, T., Okuno, T., Ito, M., Mutoh, K., Horiguchi, Y., Tashiro, H., Mikawa, H. J. Neurol. Sci. (1991) [Pubmed]
  5. Spinal dysraphism associated with congenital heart disorder in a girl with MELAS syndrome and point mutation at mitochondrial DNA nucleotide 3271. Barisić, N., Kleiner, I.M., Malcić, I., Papa, J., Boranić, M. Croat. Med. J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  6. Concomitant administration of sodium dichloroacetate and vitamin B1 for lactic acidemia in children with MELAS syndrome. Kuroda, Y., Ito, M., Naito, E., Yokota, I., Matsuda, J., Saijo, T., Kondo, S., Yoneda, Y., Miyazaki, M., Mori, K., Iwamoto, H. J. Pediatr. (1997) [Pubmed]
  7. Resistance to cisatracurium in a patient with MELAS syndrome. Aouad, M.T., Gerges, F.J., Baraka, A.S. Paediatric anaesthesia. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Heart transplantation for progressive cardiomyopathy as a manifestation of MELAS syndrome. Bhati, R.S., Sheridan, B.C., Mill, M.R., Selzman, C.H. J. Heart Lung Transplant. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Reversible brain dysfunction in MELAS: MEG, and (1)H MRS analysis. Kamada, K., Takeuchi, F., Houkin, K., Kitagawa, M., Kuriki, S., Ogata, A., Tashiro, K., Koyanagi, I., Mitsumori, K., Iwasaki, Y. J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr. (2001) [Pubmed]
  10. Response to sumatriptan in headache of MELAS syndrome. Iizuka, T., Sakai, F., Endo, M., Suzuki, N. Neurology (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. Sensorineural hearing loss in MELAS syndrome. Warrick, P.D., Wardrop, P., Sim, D.W. The Journal of laryngology and otology. (1997) [Pubmed]
  12. Mitochondrial diseases and myopathies: a series of muscle biopsy specimens with ultrastructural changes in the mitochondria. Lindal, S., Lund, I., Torbergsen, T., Aasly, J., Mellgren, S.I., Borud, O., Monstad, P. Ultrastructural pathology. (1992) [Pubmed]
  13. Moyamoya disease initially mimicking MELAS syndrome in a 14-month-old child. Hsu, M.L., Chen, C.J., Juan, C.J., Yuh, Y.S., Cheng, S.N., Chen, S.J. Acta paediatrica Taiwanica = Taiwan er ke yi xue hui za zhi. (2004) [Pubmed]
  14. Cochlear implantation in a patient with mitochondrial encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes syndrome. Yasumura, S., Aso, S., Fujisaka, M., Watanabe, Y. Acta Otolaryngol. (2003) [Pubmed]
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