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Disease Nephrocalcinosis

Name Nephrocalcinosis
Synonym Nephrocalcinoses
Definition A condition characterized by calcification of the renal tissue itself. It is usually seen in distal RENAL TUBULAR ACIDOSIS with calcium deposition in the DISTAL KIDNEY TUBULES and the surrounding interstitium. Nephrocalcinosis causes RENAL INSUFFICIENCY.
Categories Metabolic disease | Urogenital disease (female) | Urogenital disease (male)
MeSH® ID D009397
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1. DiseasesMale Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nephrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nephrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Calcium Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Calcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nephrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Nephrocalcinosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Amelogenesis imperfecta nephrocalcinosis
  Hypomagnesemia primary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Kidney disorder involving deposition of calcium and oxalate or phosphate in the renal tubules Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Manz syndrome
  Renal Tubular Acidosis, Distal, With Nephrocalcinosis, Short Stature, Mental Retardation, And Distinctive Facies
  SHORT syndrome