Lightwood-Albright syndrome

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Lightwood-Albright syndrome is a form of renal tubular acidosis.

It is also known as Lightwood syndrome. [DorlandsDict|eight/000104401|Lightwood syndrome]

It is named for Reginald Cyril Lightwood and Fuller Albright. [WhoNamedIt|synd|993] [R. Lightwood. Calcium infarction of the kidneys in infants. Communication, Proc Br Paediatr Soc. Archives of Disease in Childhood, London, 1935, 10: 205-206.] [# F. Albright, W. V. Consolazio, F. S. Coombs, J. H. Talbot; H. W. Sulkowitch. Metabolic studies and therapy in a case of nephrocalcinosis with rickets and dwarfism. Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1940, 66: 7-33. ]

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