Fanconi syndrome and cystinosis
Fanconi syndrome is a type of kidney disease. Fanconi syndrome is often the first sign of cystinosis. It may lead to:
- The body losing important substances needed for good health
- Needing to pee (urinate) a lot
- Extreme thirst or dehydration
- A softening or weakening of the bones, commonly called rickets
Common cystinosis signs and symptoms in infants
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