Summary of Phenylketonuria
Flashcards on Phenylketonuria
is an artificial sweetener that must be avoided in phenylketonuria.
Questions on Phenylketonuria
A 6-year-old boy with developmental delays comes to his pediatrician's office because of an "itchy rash" on the flexor surfaces of his knees and elbows as well as around his eyelids. The patient's mother says that the rashes have had a relapsing-remitting course since the child was an infant. Physical examination shows hypopigmentation of the patient's skin and hair as well as a musty odor in his sweat and urine. Based on the patient's symptoms and history, which of the following is the most appropriate dietary recommendation?