Adenine Phosphoribosyltransferase Deficiency is a rare genetic disorder that may cause kidney stones and possibly kidney failure.
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The Rare Kidney Stone Consortium was established to facilitate cooperative exchange of information among clinicians, patients and investigators to improve care and outcome for patients with rare stone diseases. If you or a family member is affected by APRT Deficiency, we would like your help! Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to participate in the International APRT Deficiency/Dihydroxyadeninuria Registry. The International APRT Deficiency Registry has been established by the Rare Kidney Stone Consortium. Information collected in this registry will increase clinical and research-based understanding of the disease in a manner that no single center could do alone.
CoRDS, or the Coordination of Rare Diseases at Sanford, is based at Sanford Research in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It provides researchers with a centralized, international patient registry for all rare diseases. This program allows patients and researchers to connect as easily as possible to help advance treatments and cures for rare diseases. The CoRDS team works with patient advocacy groups, individuals and researchers to help in the advancement of research in over 7,000 rare diseases. The registry is free for patients to enroll and researchers to access.
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After these steps, the enrollment process is complete. All other questions are voluntary. However, these questions are important to patients and their families to create awareness as well as to researchers to study rare diseases. This is why we ask our participants to update their information annually or anytime changes to their information occur.
Researchers can contact CoRDS to determine if the registry contains participants with the rare disease they are researching. If the researcher determines there is a sufficient number of participants or data on the rare disease of interest within the registry, the researcher can apply for access. Upon approval from the CoRDS Scientific Advisory Board, CoRDS staff will reach out to participants on behalf of the researcher. It is then up to the participant to determine if they would like to join the study.
Visit sanfordresearch.org/CoRDS to enroll.
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