oxalosis


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oxalosis

[¦ak·sə¦lō·səs]
(medicine)
A rare hereditary metabolic disorder, inherited as an autosomal recessive, in which glyoxylic acid metabolism is impaired, resulting in overproduction of oxalic acid and deposition of calcium oxalate in body tissues.
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Cutaneous oxalosis can occur as a primary disorder, when patients have metabolic errors and lack alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase or D-glycerate dehydrogenase.
Entre ellas se incluyen las siguientes: amiloidosis, sarcoidosis, hemocromatosis, enfermedad de Fabry, enfermedad de Danon, ataxia de Friedreich y oxalosis miocardica.
Major organization : OXALOSIS AND HYPEROXALURIA FOUNDATION
4] One also needs to be alert to the possibility of metabolic and genetic diseases such as renal tubular acidosis, cystinosis, and oxalosis that are sometimes seen in the black African population.
Cardioembolic stroke in primary oxalosis with cardiac involvement.
See Cystinosis; Kidney Disorders; Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria
We had forty patients with stone with primary oxalosis, they were in end stage renal disease and we lost two patients.
This patient group presented pre-transplant with manifestations of systemic oxalosis, particularly dense nephrocalcinosis.
Reduction of plasma oxalate levels by oral application of Oxalobacter formigenes in 2 patients with infantile oxalosis.
Nonglomerular diagnoses included aplastic, hypoplastic, and dysplastic kidneys, cystinosis, medullary cystic disease/ juvenile nephronophthisis, obstructive uropathy, oxalosis, autosomal dominant and recessive polycystic kidney disease, pyelonephritis/ interstitial nephritis, reflux nephropathy, renal infarct, syndrome of agenesis of abdominal musculature, and Wilm's tumor.
Oxalosis is a rare condition, but those who develop the ocular signs are likely to be already affected by the associated nephropathy.