Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome due to NET deficiency

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Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome due to NET deficiency

Synonyms: Familial orthostatic tachycardia due to norepinephrine transporter deficiency | Orthostatic intolerance due to NET deficiency | POTS due to NET deficiency

A rare genetic primary orthostatic disorder characterized by dizziness palpitations fatigue blurred vision and tachycardia following postural change from a supine to an upright position in the absence of hypotension. A syncope with transient cognitive impairment and dyspnea may also occur. The norepinephrine transporter deficiency leads to abnormal uptake and high plasma concentrations of norepinephrine.

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