Paralysis Episodes in Carbonic Anhydrase II Deficiency.

@article{AlIbrahim2003ParalysisEI,
  title={Paralysis Episodes in Carbonic Anhydrase II Deficiency.},
  author={Alia Abdulrahim Al-Ibrahim and Mosa Al-Harbi and Sulaiman Al-Musallam},
  journal={Saudi journal of kidney diseases and transplantation : an official publication of the Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation, Saudi Arabia},
  year={2003},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={70-4}
}
Carbonic anhydrase II (CAII) deficiency is an autosomal recessive disorder manifest by osteopetrosis, renal tubular acidosis, and cerebral calcification. Other features include growth failure and mental retardation. Complications of the osteopetrosis include frequent bone fractures, cranial nerve compression, and dental mal-occlusion. A hyper-chloremic… CONTINUE READING