Barakat Syndrome

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Barakat Syndrome

Barakat syndrome is an inherited condition characterized by hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural hearing loss, and renal (kidney) disease. Most cases have been attributed to a mutation on chromosome 10p which affects the GATA3 gene. Inheritance is likely autosomal dominant. Treatment is symptomatic and supportive.
 

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Concomitant hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural deafness, and renal agenesis: a case of Barakat syndrome.
 

Author(s): Gholamhossein Ranjbar-Omrani, Nima Zamiri, Behnam Sabayan, Azam Mohammadzadeh

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2008 May;11(3):337-40.

 

Barakat syndrome, also known as hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural deafness, and renal dysplasia syndrome is an extremely rare congenital disorder. Different etiologies are described for the syndrome but the definite pathophysiology remains unclear. Hereby, we present a case of Barakat ...

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2008

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