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AME

Introduction: AME

Description of AME

AME (medical condition): A form of inherited high blood pressure that starts during early childhood...more »

See also:

Apparent mineralocorticoid excess:
  »Introduction: Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Symptoms of Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Causes of Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Treatments for Apparent mineralocorticoid excess

AME: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

AME is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that AME, or a subtype of AME, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

AME as a Disease

AME: Another name for Apparent mineralocorticoid excess (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Symptoms of Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Causes of Apparent mineralocorticoid excess
  »Treatments for Apparent mineralocorticoid excess

AME: Related Diseases

AME: AME is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of AME

Some of the causes of AME are included in the list below:

  • The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner

Symptoms of AME (Apparent mineralocorticoid excess)

Some of the symptoms of AME incude:

Treatments for AME (Apparent mineralocorticoid excess)

Treatments for AME (Apparent mineralocorticoid excess) include:

  • Spinolactone can lead to significant improvement in symptoms. Dexamethasone may help some patients. Potassium-sparing diuretics may also be required

Treatment of AME: For more treatment information about AME, see treatment of Apparent mineralocorticoid excess (AME)

AME: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to AME:

Terms associated with AME:

Terms Similar to AME:

Source - NIH

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