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Fabry disease complicating pregnancy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20121396     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
BACKGROUND: Few cases of Fabry disease, an X-linked lysosomal storage disorder, complicating pregnancy are reported.
CASE: A 36-year-old primigravida with known Fabry disease manifest with acroparesthesias, tinnitus, and hearing loss delivered a healthy unaffected infant at term.
CONCLUSION: A symptomatic Fabry carrier may experience an otherwise uncomplicated pregnancy in the absence of vital organ involvement.
Emily Parent; Joseph R Wax; Wendy Smith; Hagen Blaszyk; Michael G Pinette; Angelina Cartin; Jacquelyn Blackstone
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1476-4954     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Matern. Fetal. Neonatal. Med.     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-13     Completed Date:  2011-01-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101136916     Medline TA:  J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1253-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Fabry Disease / complications*,  pathology
Infant, Newborn
Placenta / pathology
Pregnancy Complications*
Term Birth*

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