- Gyongyi O Okechuku,
- Lawrence R Shoemaker,
- Monika Dambska,
- Laurie M Brown,
- Justin Mathew,
- David A Weinstein
J Inherit Metab Dis 2017 Jun 13. Epub 2017 Jun 13.
Glycogen Storage Disease Program, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA.
The onset of microalbuminuria (MA) heralds the onset of glomerulopathy in patients with glycogen storage disease (GSD) type I. Unlike tubulopathy, which responds to improved metabolic control, glomerulopathy in GSD I is considered refractory to medical intervention, and it is thought to inexorably progress to overt proteinuria and renal failure. Recent reports of reduced microalbuminuria following strict adherence to therapy counter this view. Read More