Gitelman Syndrome
INFORMATION FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

 

Gitelman Syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive kidney disorder caused by mutations that affect the kidney’s ability to reabsorb salt.

 

Link to Gene Reviews or Guidelines


Further Information

  • National Organisation for Rare Disorders (NORD) – Gitelman Syndrome
  • Blanchard, A. et al. (2017). Gitelman syndrome: consensus and guidance from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference. Kidney International 91 (1), 24-33.

 

More detailed Information for Health Professionals will be available on the ARRK website in the near future.

If you would like to form or be part of a Disease Specific Research Group (DSRG) for Gitelman Syndrome, please contact the ARRK registry (arrkregistry1@gmail.com) or Dr Hugh McCarthy (hugh.mccarthy@health.nsw.gov.au).

 

The resources on this page provide information for healthcare professionals. If you have questions about a medical condition or health related issue, please consult your medical doctor or a healthcare professional.

 

This page was last updated on 24th Oct, 2018.