G. P. GRABFIELD, F.A.C.P.; B. PRESCOTT
Since the introduction of satisfactory methods of studying the sulphur partition, a number of cases of cystinuria have been studied without, however, providing a basis for an adequate explanation of the condition. Excellent reviews1 of the cases so far studied have been published. The metabolic data are confusing and contradictory.2, 3
Our purpose was to study the effects of diets high and low in sulphur on the cystine excretion in a patient with cystinuria. As will be seen this could be accomplished only indirectly. On account of the intimate connection between the nitrogen and sulphur metabolism, it was desirable to
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GRABFIELD GP, PRESCOTT B. STUDIES OF THE NITROGEN AND SULPHUR METABOLISM IN A CASE OF CYSTINURIA(STUDIES OF THE NITROGEN AND SULPHUR METABOLISM IN A CASE OF CYSTINURIA*). Ann Intern Med. 1936;10:632–638. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-5-632
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1936;10(5):632-638.
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