ACDC syndrome

Summary: A rterial c alcification due to d eficiency of C D73, or ACDC, is a rare, adult-onset vascular disorder. People with ACDC have calcium build-up in the large vessels (mainly below the waist) and in the joints ...1

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Symptoms of ACDC syndrome

Symptoms: The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides the following list of features that have been reported in people with this condition. Much of the information in the HPO comes from Orphanet, a European rare disease database. Signs and Symptoms

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Diagnosis of ACDC syndrome

Diagnosis: We are unaware of published diagnostic criteria for ACDC. However, in the past, a diagnosis of ACDC has been made by a combination of a thorough medical evaluation and genetic test results. Medical evaluations of people diagnosed with ACDC ...2

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Treatments: ACDC syndrome

Treatment: Due to the rarity of this condition, there is very limited information available in the medical literature. We are not aware of specific treatment recommendations for ACDC, or of any therapies currently known to be effective. One affected individual ...3

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Names and Terminology

Other Names: Arterial calcification due to CD73 deficiency; Arterial calcification due to deficiency of CD73; Calcification of joints and arteries; CALJA; Arterial calcification due to ...4

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  1. Source: GARD (NIH): diseases/ 10762/ acdc
  2. ibid.
  3. ibid.
  4. ibid.

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