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From: Carnitine-related hypoglycemia caused by 3 days of pivalate antibiotic therapy in a patient with severe muscular dystrophy: a case report

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Clinical course and computed tomography (CT) scanning of the central part of the femoral muscles. a Clinical course of the patient from the onset of coma 3 days after initiation of treatment with cefditoren pivoxil (CDTR-PI) to follow-up 1 month later. Serum l-carnitine and glucose concentrations are shown. b CT scans of the femur acquired to assess skeletal muscle volume, which was markedly less than would be expected in a healthy child

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