Alport's syndrome


Alport's syndrome
Commonest of the hereditary nephropathies. Associated with nerve deafness and variable ocular disorders. Seems to be due to a defect in basement membrane.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Alport's syndrome — a hereditary disease that causes nephritis accompanied by deafness and, less commonly, ocular defects, such as cataracts. Affected males usually develop end stage renal failure and, unless treated with a kidney transplant, die before the age of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Alport's syndrome — a hereditary disease that causes nephritis accompanied by deafness and, less commonly, ocular defects, such as cataracts. Affected males usually develop end stage renal failure and, unless treated with a kidney transplant, die before the age of… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Синдром Олпорта (Alport'S Syndrome) — наследственное заболевание, характеризующееся нефритом, сочетающимся у больных с глухотой. В случае этого заболевания мужчины обычно умирают от почечной недостаточности в возрасте около сорока лет; у женщин прогноз несколько более благоприятный… …   Медицинские термины

  • syndrome d'Alport — ● syndrome d Alport Syndrome associant une maladie rénale (néphropathie) héréditaire, une atteinte auditive et, parfois, des lésions oculaires …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Alport syndrome — Alport syndrome. См. наследственный геморрагический нефрит. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Alport syndrome — An hereditary condition characterized by kidney disease, sensorineural (nerve) deafness and sometimes eye defects. The classic disorder as described by Alport in 1927 is nephritis (inflammation of the kidney), often progressing to renal failure,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Alport syndrome — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Alport syndrome ICD10 = ICD10|Q|87|8|q|80 ICD9 = ICD9|759.89 ICDO = Caption = OMIM = 301050 OMIM mult = OMIM2|104200 OMIM2|203780 OMIM2|300195 MedlinePlus = 000504 eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 110 DiseasesDB …   Wikipedia

  • Syndrome, Alport — An hereditary condition characterized by kidney disease, sensorineural (nerve) deafness and sometimes eye defects. The classic disorder as described by Alport in 1927 is nephritis (inflammation of the kidney), often progressing to renal failure,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Syndrome d'Alport — Néphropathies par anomalie du collagène IV Les néphropathies par anomalie du collagène IV comprennent un ensemble de manifestations cliniques qui vont du syndrome d Alport à une simple hématurie manifestation de la néphropathie à membrane basale… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Syndrôme d'Alport — Néphropathies par anomalie du collagène IV Les néphropathies par anomalie du collagène IV comprennent un ensemble de manifestations cliniques qui vont du syndrome d Alport à une simple hématurie manifestation de la néphropathie à membrane basale… …   Wikipédia en Français


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