hrp0089p3-p276 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders P3 | ESPE2018

Autoimmunepolyendocrinopathy-Candidiasis-Ectodermal Dystrophy: A Case Report

Celik Tanju , Nalbantoglu Ozlem , Gursoy Semra , Sangun Ozlem , Arslan Gulcin , Ozkan Behzat

Introduction: Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy, candidiasis and ectodermal dystrophy (APECED) is a rare hereditary disorder with autoimmun manifestations affecting both endocrine and non-endocrine tissues. It is caused by mutations in the autoimmune regulatory (AIRE) gene which is defined by the presence of two of the three major components: Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis, autoimmune hypoparathyroidism and AddisonÂ’s disease. Clinical manifestations may be developed during...