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Vitamin B12 Deficiency in a Patient with Phenylketonuria (PKU)

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with phenylketonuria (PKU) is often placed on a diet with restricted intake of phenylalanine. The patient may be at risk for vitamin B12 deficiency if a source of vitamin B12 is not provided.

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