Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2009, Article ID 765318, 3 pages
Case Report

Mauriac Syndrome in a Child with a Positive Antinuclear Antibody Screen

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Primary Children's Hospital, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84113-1103, USA

Received 22 July 2009; Accepted 24 September 2009

Academic Editor: Vasundhara Tolia

Copyright © 2009 John F. Pohl. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. S. Mahesh, R. J. Karp, S. Castells, and J. B. Quintos, “Mauriac syndrome in a 3-year-old boy,” Endocrine Practice, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 63–66, 2007. View at Google Scholar
  2. M. S. Kim and J. B. Quintos, “Mauriac syndrome: growth failure and type 1 diabetes mellitus,” Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews, vol. 5, supplement 4, pp. 989–993, 2008. View at Google Scholar
  3. F. P. Polack, D. J. Transue, W. M. Belknap, B. J. Freij, and D. J. Aughton, “Transient elevation of sweat chloride concentration in a malnourished girl with the Mauriac syndrome,” Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 126, no. 2, pp. 261–263, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  4. W. Hunger-Battefeld, K. Fath, A. Mandecka et al., “Prevalence of polyglandular autoimmune syndrome in patients with diabetes mellitus type 1,” Medizinische Klinik, vol. 104, no. 3, pp. 183–191, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at PubMed
  5. C. M. Palacios, J. P. Vera, J. F. Chinchilla, J. F. Marco, M. A. Galindo, and L. G. Ferrer, “Hypertransaminasemia in poorly-controlled type-1 diabetes mellitus,” Revista Espanola de Enfermedades Digestivas, vol. 96, no. 10, pp. 730–731, 2004. View at Google Scholar
  6. H. Dorchy, G. van Vliet, D. Toussaint et al., “Mauriac syndrome: three cases with retinal angiofluorescein study,” Diabete et Metabolisme, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 195–200, 1979. View at Google Scholar
  7. G. Lorenz, “Bioptical liver changes in Mauriac syndrome,” Zentralblatt für Allgemeine Pathologie und Pathologische Anatomie, vol. 125, no. 4, pp. 364–368, 1981. View at Google Scholar
  8. M. Farrell and J. Bucuvalas, “Systemic disease and the liver,” in Liver Disease in Children, F. Suchy, R. Sokol, and W. F. Balistreri, Eds., Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pa, USA, 2nd edition, 2001. View at Google Scholar