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Copa syndrome

COPA syndrome is a rare, genetic autoimmune disorder that can affect multiple systems of the body, especially the lungs, kidneys, and joints

Prevalence

Unknown

US Estimated

Unknown

Europe Estimated

Age of Onset

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ICD-10

N/A

Inheritance

Autosomal dominant

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Autosomal recessive

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Mitochondrial/Multigenic

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X-linked dominant

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X-linked recessive

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5 Facts you should know

FACT

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An autoimmune disorder defined by diffuse parenchymal lung disease and arthritis

FACT

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Symptoms usually appear in childhood during the first or second decade of life

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Most patients experience interstitial lung disease

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About half of individuals with COPA syndrome experience bleeding from the alveoli

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COPA syndrome is caused by mutations in the coatomer subunit alpha gene (COPA)

Copa syndrome is also known as...

Copa syndrome

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What’s your Rare IQ?

The most common impact of COPA syndrome is__________?

Top Clinical Trials

At the time this analysis was conducted, there were no interventional clinical studies being conducted.

Top Treatments in Research

At the time this analysis was conducted, there were no treatments in development for this disease.