Calcification of joints and arteries

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Calcification of joints and arteries

Adult-onset calcification of the lower extremity arteries, including the iliac, femoral, and tibial arteries, and hand and foot capsule joints is an autosomal recessive condition that represents only the second mendelian disorder of isolated calcification (see generalized arterial calcification of infancy (GACI), {208000}). Age of onset has been reported as early as the second decade of life, usually involving intense joint pain or calcification in the hands ({3:St. Hilaire et al., 2011}).
 

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Etidronate for Arterial Calcifications Due to Deficiency in CD73 (ACDC)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Arterial Calcification Due to CD73-Deficiency (ACDC)

 

Last Updated: 18 Oct 2017

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