The article “Cluster analysis of kidney function decline among males with Fabry disease in a large United States electronic health records database” has been published on April 14th 2023 in the Oxford Academic Journal on behalf of the European Renal Association.
Fabry disease is a X-linked lysosomal storage disorder. This genetic rare pathology is caused by deficient α-galactosidase A activity. Phenotypes range from “classic” to “later-onset” with varying kidney disease progression. Identifying patterns of declining kidney function and involvement of other major organs in patients with FD is important to guide therapy decisions.
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