Generalized arterial calcification of infancy

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Generalized arterial calcification of infancy

Synonyms: Idiopathic infantile arterial calcification | Idiopathic obliterative arteriopathy | Infantile arteriosclerosis | Occlusive infantile arteriopathy

A rare genetic vascular disease characterized by early onset (between in utero to infancy) of extensive calcification and stenosis of the large and medium sized arteries. Presentation is typically with respiratory distress congestive heart failure and systemic hypertension.

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Advocacy Organizations

GACI Global

GACI Global is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to connect families affected by Generalized Arterial Calcification of Infancy or Hypophosphatemic Rickets caused by ENPP1 or ABCC6 Deficiencies to each other and to the medical community. The organization strives to provide current educational resources and supports ongoing research. GACI Global is…circulating hope.

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