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Three Cases of Familial Glucocorticoid Deficiency.
Soo Heum Lim, Young Wun Kim, Byoung Hai Ahn, Hyung Ro Moon
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1986;29(5):549-552.   Published online May 31, 1986
Familial glucocorticoid defiency is a form of chronic adrenal insufficiency which is characterized by isolated deficiency of glucocorticoid and elevated levels of corticotropin in association with normal aldosterone production. It is thought to be degenerative process of adrenal cortex, with autosomal recessive or X-linked recessive pattern of inheritance. Skin hyperpigmentation and hypoglycemic symptom are characteristic and salt-losing symptom doesn’t develop....
A Case of Niemann-Pick Disease with Sea-Blue histiocytes in the Bone Marrow.
Young Sun Kim, Soo Heum Lim, Jeong Kee Seo, Hyo Seop Ahn, Hyung Ro Moon
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1985;28(12):1238-1244.   Published online December 31, 1985
A case of Niemann-Pick disease in a 12 year and 6 month old Korean male was reported. The patient showed marked hepatosplenomegaly without neurologic symptoms. Fundoscopic examination revealed a cherry-red spot with white ring in the maculae. Numerous foamy histiocytes and sea-blue histiocytes were seen in the bone marrow. The liver biopsy specimen showed the diffuse ballooning of hepatocytes obliterating...
Two Case of Watson-Alagille Syndrome.
Heon Seok Han, Soo Heum Lim, Young Sun Kim, Jeong Kee Seo, Hyung Ro Moon
Clin Exp Pediatr. 1985;28(10):1047-1051.   Published online October 31, 1985
Watson-Alagille syndrome (Arteriohepatic dysplasia, Syndromatic paucity of interlobular bile duct), a disease characterized by chronic liver disease, characteristic facies, cardiova scular abnormalities, and vertebral arch abnormalities has paucity of interlobular bile ducts on histologic examination of liver. We experienced two cases of Watson-Alagille syndrome in a 7-month-old male infant and a 12-month-old male infant who had the chief complaint of...
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