Aldosterone deficiency due to defect in 18-hydroxylase

An autosomal recessive condition due to mutation(s) in the CYP11B2 gene that results in decreased activity of mitochondrial cytochrome P450 11B2 with reduced aldosterone synthesis and salt wasting.

Disease Alternative Name

aldosterone synthase deficiency
corticosterone methyl oxidase deficiency
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