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Lethal arteriopathy syndrome due to fibulin-4 deficiency

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Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: lethal arteriopathy syndrome due to fibulin-4 deficiency
SNOMED CT: Lethal arteriopathy syndrome due to fibulin-4 deficiency (782773005)
Modes of inheritance:
Autosomal recessive inheritance
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Intellectual Product
Source: Orphanet
A mode of inheritance that is observed for traits related to a gene encoded on one of the autosomes (i.e., the human chromosomes 1-22) in which a trait manifests in individuals with two pathogenic alleles, either homozygotes (two copies of the same mutant allele) or compound heterozygotes (whereby each copy of a gene has a distinct mutant allele).
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0017818
Orphanet: ORPHA314718


A rare genetic vascular disorder with characteristics of severe aneurysmal dilatation, elongation and tortuosity of the thoracic aorta, its branches and pulmonary arteries with stenosis at various typical locations, typically resulting in infantile demise. Variable associated features may include cutis laxa, long philtrum with thin vermillion border, hypertelorism, sagging cheeks, arachnodactyly, joint laxity and pectus deformities. [from SNOMEDCT_US]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVLethal arteriopathy syndrome due to fibulin-4 deficiency

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