Kara Weisiger, MS

Genetic counselor


Biochemical Genetic Medicine Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 476-9997
Fax: (415) 476-9976

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Klein OD, Kostiner DR, Weisiger K, Moffatt E, Lindeman N, Goodman S, Tuchman M, Packman S. Acute fatal presentation of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency in a previously healthy male. Hepatol Int. 2008 Sep; 2(3):390-4.
  2. Slavotinek A, Goldman J, Weisiger K, Kostiner D, Golabi M, Packman S, Wilcox W, Hoyme HE, Sherr E. Marinesco-Sjögren syndrome in a male with mild dysmorphism. Am J Med Genet A. 2005 Mar 01; 133A(2):197-201.
  3. Takanashi J, Barkovich AJ, Cheng SF, Weisiger K, Zlatunich CO, Mudge C, Rosenthal P, Tuchman M, Packman S. Brain MR imaging in neonatal hyperammonemic encephalopathy resulting from proximal urea cycle disorders. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2003 Jun-Jul; 24(6):1184-7.
  4. Enns GM, Bennett MJ, Hoppel CL, Goodman SI, Weisiger K, Ohnstad C, Golabi M, Packman S. Mitochondrial respiratory chain complex I deficiency with clinical and biochemical features of long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency. J Pediatr. 2000 Feb; 136(2):251-4.
  5. Enns GM, Barkovich AJ, Rosenblatt DS, Fredrick DR, Weisiger K, Ohnstad C, Packman S. Progressive neurological deterioration and MRI changes in cblC methylmalonic acidaemia treated with hydroxocobalamin. J Inherit Metab Dis. 1999 Jun; 22(5):599-607.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.

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