Pierson syndrome | definition of Pierson syndrome by Medical dictionary
Pierson syndrome (pēr′sŏn)
An autosomal recessive form of nephrotic syndrome with diffuse mesangial sclerosis found in association with developmental abnormalities of the eyes, esp. microcoria.
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9] indicated that analysis of the LAMB2 gene, which is mutated in Pierson syndrome
(OMIM #609049), could be included in the diagnostics of early onset nephrotic syndrome with absence of extrarenal abnormalities.