Orphanet: Familial primary hypomagnesemia with normocalciuria and normocalcemia

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Familial primary hypomagnesemia with normocalciuria and normocalcemia

Disease definition

A form of familial primary hypomagnesemia (FPH), characterized by low serum magnesium (Mg) values but inappropriate normal urinary Mg values (i.e. renal hypomagnesemia). The typical symptoms are weakness of the limbs, vertigo, headaches, seizures, brisk tendon reflexes and mild to moderate psychomotor delay.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood, Adolescent
  • ICD-10: E83.4
  • OMIM: 611718  613882  616418
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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