Apparent mineralocorticoid excess (AME) is a rare inherited disease that can cause severe high blood pressure and low blood potassium in children and adults. It is caused by abnormal hormone metabolism and can be fatal. This study will focus on the genetic basis, natural history, disease progression, and survival of people with AME.
Study Name: Natural History of Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess Syndrome
Conditions: Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess Syndrome
Interventions: Observational only
Locations: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, University of Lyon, Lyon, France
Study link: https://ClinicalTrials.gov/show/NCT00474942
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