Capistrano-Estrada, Sylvia B.

Institute of Human Genetics
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Research Areas: 
Inborn Errors of Metabolism
Pediatric endocrinology
Newborn screening
Relevant Publications: 
  1. Maceda EB, Abadingo ME, Calalo CM, Dator MA, Resontoc LP, Hamoy LC, Abacan MA, Chiong MD, Estrada SC. Maple syrup urine disease associated with nephrotic syndrome in a Filipino child. 2021. BMJ Case Reports v 14 (7).
  2. Estrada, Sylvia C. Glycogen Storage Disease IXa in a 9 year old Short Filipino Boy: A Case Report. Acta Medica Philippina. Jul-Aug 2020; 54 (4) 428-430.
  3. Abacan, MAR, Estrada, SC, De Castro-Hamoy, LG, and Chiong, MAD. Gaps in the Newborn Screening Process: Maple Syrup Urine Disease as a Case. Acta Medica Philippina. Jul-Aug 2020; 54 (4) 423-427.
  4. Guerrero-Gonzalez, Kristine Grace and Estrada, Sylvia C. Disorders of Sex Development: A 5 Year Review of Patients in a Tertiary Care Hospital. Acta Medica Philippina. Jul-Aug 2020; 54 (4) 359-365.
  5. Estrada, SC, Canson D, Silao CLT. “Clinical, Biochemical and Molecular Profile of Variant Galactosemia in Children Detected through National Newborn Screening: A Pilot Study”. Acta Medica Philippina. Jul-Sept 2017; 51 (3) 197-201.
  6. De Castro-Hamoy, LG, Chiong, MAD, Estrada, SC, Cordero, CP. "Challenges in the management of patients with maple syrup urine disease diagnosed by newborn screening in a developing country". Journal of Community Genetics, Oct 2017; 8 (1) 9-15.
  7. Estrada, Sylvia. Glycogen Storage Disease IXa in a Filipino Patient (Abst). Ann Transl Med 2017 Sep. 5 (Suppl 2) AB082.