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formerly Central European Journal of Medicine

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Volume 7, Issue 2


Volume 10 (2015)

Frasier syndrome diagnosed in a 4-year-old girl

Biljana Miloševic
  • Department of Nephrology, Institute for Child and Youth Health Care of Vojvodina, Hajduk Veljka 10., Novi Sad, Serbia
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/ Radovan Bogdanović
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Published Online: 2012-02-03 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-011-0135-9


The authors present the case of a girl with Frasier syndrome that was diagnosed at the age of 4 years. At 3.5 years, she was diagnosed a steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome associated with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. The girl presented with female phenotype and male genotype (46XY) as well with gonadal dysgenesis. Genetic analysis confirmed the +2T>C mutation in the intron 9 of the WT1 gene. She developed end-stage renal disease at 14 years, culminating in renal transplantation. The liver biopsy revealed a post-transplantation lymph-proliferative disease.

Keywords: Frasier syndrome; Rare mutation; Post-transplantation lymph-proliferative disease

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Published Online: 2012-02-03

Published in Print: 2012-04-01

Citation Information: Open Medicine, Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 142–144, ISSN (Online) 2391-5463, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11536-011-0135-9.

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