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Late-onset familial hypoaldosteronism

Disease definition

A rare form of familial hypoaldosteronism characterized by adult onset of subnormal plasma aldosterone with elevated plasma renin activity, hyperkalemia, metabolic acidosis, and hypotension. Signs and symptoms are typically mild, and affected individuals may be clinically asymptomatic and diagnosed only after biochemical screening.

ORPHA:556037

Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Late-onset familial hyperreninemic hypoaldosteronism
    • Mild aldosterone synthase deficiency
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Adult, Elderly
  • ICD-10: E27.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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