DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2349-3291.ijcp20163698

An infant with trichohepato-enteric syndrome: case report

Mayssan Yousef Salman, Sirin Mneimneh, Mariam Rajab

Abstract


Trichohepato-enteric syndrome (THE-S) is a disease characterized by severe infantile diarrhea, failure to thrive, facial dysmorphism, woolly hair, and immune or hepatic dysfunction. We report the case of a boy who presented in early infancy with chronic watery diarrhea, dependent on total parenteral nutrition, along with other features of THE-S. 


Keywords


Intractable diarrhea, Infant, THE-S

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