Primary ciliary dyskinesia
A rare genetically heterogeneous primarily respiratory disorder characterized by chronic upper and lower respiratory tract disease. Approximately half of the patients have an organ laterality defect (situs inversus totalis or situs ambiguus/heterotaxy).
Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.
Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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Primary ciliary dyskinesia?
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