Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy type 4

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Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy type 4

Synonyms: APS type 4 | APS4 | Autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 4 | Autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type 4

A rare autoimmune polyendocrinopathy characterized by autoimmune activity against an endocrine organ in combination with at least one more endocrine or non-endocrine organ. Typical autoimmune diseases occurring in this type include insulin-requiring diabetes pernicious anemia alopecia vitiligo or myasthenia gravis but not Addison disease thyroid disease or hypoparathyroidism.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024

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