Hina Ayesha, Ali Asghar Taseer, Muhammad Imran Khan.
Rare Case of Roger Syndrome.
Annals Punjab Med Coll Jan ;14(1):97-28.
Roger syndrome (Thiamin Responsive Megaloblastic Anemia Syndrome), is characterized by megaloblastic anemia, deafness and diabetes mellitus. It is an autosomal recessive disorder due to mutation in SLC 19A2 gene that leads to defective thiamine transport protein. So, thiamine is not absorbed and effectively utilized by body from diet.1
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