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Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6246707     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The authors observed different clinical forms of Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy in 4 members of a family (two sisters, their mother and the maternal grandfather). The sisters were affected by pseudohypoparathyroidism type I, the older manifested the hypocalcemic variety, the younger the normocalcemic variety; the mother and the grandfather presented only with short stature and subcutaneous calcifications. The variety of clinical and biochemical alterations observed in these 3 generations supports evidence that Albright's hereditary osteodystrophy has a broad spectrum and that distinctions between the various forms of pseudohypoparathyroidsim should not be rigidly considered.
B Boscherini; G Coen; G Bianchini; G Gallucci; P Ballanti; A M Pasquino; F Piccolo; M L Manca Bitti; G L Spadoni
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica Scandinavica     Volume:  69     ISSN:  0001-656X     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr Scand     Publication Date:  1980 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-07-28     Completed Date:  1980-07-28     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0000211     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr Scand     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  305-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Body Height
Calcium / blood
Carpal Bones / radiography
Cyclic AMP / blood
Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone / genetics*
Fibrous Dysplasia, Polyostotic / genetics*
Middle Aged
Parathyroid Hormone / blood
Phosphorus / blood
Pseudohypoparathyroidism / genetics
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Parathyroid Hormone; 60-92-4/Cyclic AMP; 7440-70-2/Calcium; 7723-14-0/Phosphorus

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