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ALPORT’S SYNDROME

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ALPORT’S SYNDROME

1. Alport's is a hereditary (usually X-linked) syndrome with chronic glomemlonephritis +/- nerve deafness and congenital eye problems involving lenses, retinas, and corneas.

2. Treatment includes ACEis or ARBs.

3. Renal transplant in severe cases.


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REFERENCES

1. Wilkinson, I. (2017). Oxford handbook of clinical medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2. Hannaman, R. A., Bullock, L., Hatchell, C. A., & Yoffe, M. (2016). Internal medicine review core curriculum, 2017-2018. CO Springs, CO: MedStudy.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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