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Congenital alveolar capillary dysplasia

Synonym(s) ACDMPV
Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins
Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary vessels
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Infancy
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Disease definition

Congenital alveolar capillary dysplasia (ACD) is a rare and fatal developmental lung disease characterized by respiratory distress in neonates due to refractory hypoxemia and severe pulmonary arterial hypertension.

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