Published in Genetics and Environmental Health Week, June 3rd, 2009
"Alport syndrome is often associated with sensorineural hearing loss and ocular abnormalities, and patients suffering from typical Alport syndrome usually develop end stage renal disease during adolescence or young adulthood. Here we report on a family with atypical Alport disease initially presenting as hereditary focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis," wrote K. Hopker and colleagues.
The researchers concluded:...
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