Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins

Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a disorder affecting the development of the lungs and their blood vessels. The disorder affects the millions of small air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs and the tiny blood ...1

... More on Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins »

   •   •   •

Back to: « Alveolar capillary dysplasia

Symptoms of Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins

Clinical features: Imported from Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO)

... More Symptoms of Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins »

Genetics of Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins

Genetic Changes: ACD/MPV can be caused by mutations in the FOXF1 gene. The protein produced from the FOXF1 gene is a transcription factor, which means that it attaches (binds) to specific regions of DNA and helps control the activity ...2

... More on Genetics of Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins »

Similar Topic Articles

Names and Terminology

Other Names for This Condition

... More General Information on Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins »

   •   •   •

References

  1. Source: GHR (NLM/NIH): ghr.nlm.nih.gov/ condition/ alveolar-capillary-dysplasia-with-misalignment-of-pulmonary-veins
  2. ibid.

   •   •   •

Note: This site is for informational purposes only and is not medical advice. See your doctor or other qualified medical professional for all your medical needs.