J Biol Regul Homeost Agents. 2019 Mar 25;33(2). [Epub ahead of print]
Diversity of phenylalanine tolerance in pregnant phenylketonuria patients homozygous for the p.R408W mutation: the need for improved understanding of phenylalanine homeostasis.
- 1 Institute of Health Sciences, State School of Higher Education, Biała Podlaska, Poland, e-mail: email@example.com.
- 2 PKU Polyclinic, Institute of Mother and Child, Warsaw, Poland.
Dietetic treatment of phenylketonuria (PKU) includes a low-phenylalanine (phe) diet that provides sufficient phe for maintenance and growth plus special phe-free formulas with amino acids to meet requirements for protein, energy and micronutrients.
PKU, phenylalanine tolerance, pregnancy