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Autosomal dominant secondary polycythemia

Disease definition

A rare, genetic, hematologic disease characterized by increased levels of serum hemoglobin, hematocrit and erythrocyte mass, associated with elevated or inappropriately normal erythropoietin serum levels, occurring in various members of a family and with autosomal dominant inheritance.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Autosomal dominant secondary erythrocytosis
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: D75.1
  • OMIM: 609820  611783
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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