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Acta Paediatr. 2004 Apr;93(4):552-3.

Feeding infants with undiluted goat's milk can mimic tyrosinaemia type 1.

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  • 1Willink Biochemical Genetics Unit, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester M27 4HA, UK. chris.hendriksz@cmmc.nhs.uk

Abstract

Undiluted goats milk should not be given to infants. High protein infant feeds are a forgotten cause of metabolic acidosis.

CONCLUSION:

The metabolic abnormalities associated with goat's milk ingestion can cause a clinical picture very similar to tyrosinaemia type 1.

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