Nephritis, Hereditary D009394

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Diseases [C] » Urogenital Diseases [C12] » Male Urogenital Diseases » Urogenital Abnormalities » Nephritis, Hereditary

Diseases [C] » Urogenital Diseases [C12] » Male Urogenital Diseases » Urologic Diseases » Kidney Diseases » Nephritis » Nephritis, Hereditary

Diseases [C] » Urogenital Diseases [C12] » Urogenital Abnormalities » Nephritis, Hereditary

Diseases [C] » Urogenital Diseases [C12] » Urologic Diseases » Kidney Diseases » Nephritis » Nephritis, Hereditary

Diseases [C] » Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases [C17] » Connective Tissue Diseases » Collagen Diseases » Nephritis, Hereditary

Description

A group of inherited conditions characterized initially by HEMATURIA and slowly progressing to RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. The most common form is the Alport syndrome (hereditary nephritis with HEARING LOSS) which is caused by mutations in genes for TYPE IV COLLAGEN and defective GLOMERULAR BASEMENT MEMBRANE.   MeSH

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