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Unique eyelid manifestations in type 1 pseudohypoaldosteronism
  1. Arwa Nasir1,2,
  2. Issam Abou Najab3
  1. 1Emergency Department, Children's Hospital and Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  2. 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
  3. 3Department of Pediatrics, Tawam Hospital, in affiliation with Johns Hopkins, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  1. Correspondence to Arwa Nasir, Emergency Department, Children's Hospital and Medical Center, 8200 Dodge Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68144, USA; anasir{at}

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Familial pseudohypoaldosteronism type 1 (PHA1) occurs in two genetically and clinically distinguishable variants. Autosomal-recessive PHA1 that involves a genetic defect in the epithelial sodium channel that affects all aldosterone target organs including the kidney, colon and sweat glands.1 ,2 Two published case reports describe Meibomian gland involvement. …

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