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*  Sabinet | Chlorambucil therapy in childhood nephrotic syndrome
... was administered to 13 children with the nephrotic syndrome who had responded to steroid therapy, but frequently relapsed. ... Keyword(s) : Chlorambucil, Nephrology, Nephrotic syndrome, Paediatrics, Pharmacology, Risks and Treatment * Accreditation : ... oa South African Medical Journal - Chlorambucil therapy in childhood nephrotic syndrome * Navigate this Journal ... Chlorambucil (Leukeran), a cytotoxic agent, was administered to 13 children with the nephrotic syndrome who had responded to ...
http://journals.co.za/content/m_samj/55/24/AJA20785135_19795
*  Knowing the Truth about your Baby with Down Syndrome - CatholicMom.com - Celebrating Catholic Motherhood
Christina, her youngest, has Down syndrome. She is the co-founder of KIDS Keep Infants with Down Syndrome. Leticia blogs about ... Knowing the Truth about your Baby with Down Syndrome 0 By Leticia Velasquez on June 19, 2015. Articles from Our Contributors, ... ninety-nine percent of parents were happy with their child with Down syndrome and those with Down syndrome reported an equal ... You are at:Home»Articles from Our Contributors»Knowing the Truth about your Baby with Down Syndrome ...
https://catholicmom.com/2015/06/19/knowing-the-truth-about-your-baby-with-down-syndrome/
*  Deletions of Yq11 associated with short stature and the Turner syndrome. Tentative mapping of a region associated with specific...
Turner syndrome is a complex human phenotype, commonly associated with a 45,X karyotype. Mapping the Turner phenotype is ... Title: Deletions of Yq11 associated with short stature and the Turner syndrome. Tentative mapping of a region associated with ... Journal Article: Deletions of Yq11 associated with short stature and the Turner syndrome. Tentative mapping of a region ... These data provide evidence that the somatic features of the Turner syndrome are most likely caused by haploinsufficiency of ...
https://www.osti.gov/scitech/biblio/133718
*  About Down Syndrome
... Down syndrome is the genetic condition resulting when a baby is born with three, rather than the usual two ... One in every 691 babies in the United States is born with Down syndrome, making Down syndrome the most common genetic condition ... Approximately 400,000 Americans have Down syndrome and about 6,000 babies with Down syndrome are born in the United States each ... Down syndrome occurs in people of all races and economic levels, though older women have an increased chance of having a child ...
http://www.gcdss.org/AboutDownSyndrome.aspx
*  Down Syndrome vs. Disease
Down Syndrome. Down syndrome, formerly called Down's syndrome, is a chromosomal disorder that causes a distinct set of physical ... The risk of having a child with Down syndrome increases with maternal age. The syndrome is detectable in a fetus by ... There are two other variants of Down syndrome. Translocation occurs in 3-4% of persons with Down syndrome, when a partial ... In mosaic Down syndrome some cells have 47 chromosomes and some have 46; this is found in about 1% of persons with Down ...
http://vspages.com/down-syndrome-vs-disease-23888/
*  Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (ALPS) | NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (ALPS). Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (ALPS). *Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative ... Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome (ALPS) is a rare genetic disorder of the immune system first described by NIH ... Why Is the Study of Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome (ALPS) a Priority for NIAID?. ALPS can cause debilitating symptoms ... 56 Years Later, NIAID Scientists Find Gene Behind NIH Distinguished Investigator's Eponymous Syndrome, October 11, 2017 ...
https://www.niaid.nih.gov/diseases-conditions/autoimmune-lymphoproliferative-syndrome-alps
*  Learning About Turner Syndrome - National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Is Turner syndrome inherited?. Turner syndrome is not usually inherited in families. Turner syndrome occurs when one of the two ... Additional Resources for Turner Syndrome. What is Turner syndrome?. Turner syndrome is a chromosomal condition that alters ... Turner Syndrome [nlm.nih.gov]. More from Medline Plus. *Turner Syndrome Society of the United States [turnersyndrome.org]. ... Turner Syndrome [emedicine.medscape.com]. From eMedicine. *Turner Syndrome [rarediseases.info.nih.gov]. Information from the ...
https://www.genome.gov/19519119/
*  Klüver-Bucy Syndrome Information Page | National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Klüver-Bucy syndrome is a rare behavioral impairment that is associated with damage to both of the anterior temporal lobes of ... Klüver-Bucy syndrome is a rare behavioral impairment that is associated with damage to both of the anterior temporal lobes of ... Klüver-Bucy syndrome is a rare behavioral impairment that is associated with damage to both of the anterior temporal lobes of ... Klüver-Bucy syndrome is a rare behavioral impairment that is associated with damage to both of the anterior temporal lobes of ...
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Kl%C3%BCver-Bucy-Syndrome-Information-Page
*  Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)
Opsoclonus-Myoclonus Syndrome. NORD gratefully acknowledges Wendy Mitchell, MD, Professor of Clinical Neurology, Keck School of ... Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome. In: Russell CD, Vincent A, eds. Clinics in Developmental Medicine No. 184-185, Inflammatory and ... Parents with a severely ill infant or child may develop "fragile child syndrome" and have difficulty ever seeing their child as ... Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome (OMS) is an inflammatory neurological disorder, often with paraneoplastic etiology. It is ...
https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/opsoclonus-myoclonus-syndrome/
*  Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome | Cancer.Net
Juvenile polyposis syndrome (JPS) is a hereditary condition that is characterized by the presence of hamartomatous polyps in ... What is juvenile polyposis syndrome?. Juvenile polyposis syndrome (JPS) is a hereditary condition that is characterized by the ... Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome. Approved by the Cancer.Net Editorial Board, 05/2017 ... PGD has been in use for over a decade and has been used for several hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes. However, this ...
https://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/juvenile-polyposis-syndrome
*  Down's Syndrome Association
Children and adults with Down's syndrome are all unique individuals. We have our own personalities, family backgrounds and ... Local authorities failing adults with Down's syndrome. Read the key findings from our "It's My Life" report ...
https://www.downs-syndrome.org.uk/
*  Stiff Person Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)
The stiffness and muscle spasms are extremely similar to those found in classic stiff-person syndrome. Stiff-limb syndrome may ... These variants include stiff-limb syndrome, jerking stiff-person syndrome, progressive encephalomyelitis with rigidity and ... Isaac's syndrome), Schwartz-Jampel syndrome, muscular dystrophies, and metabolic myopathies. (For more information, choose the ... Stiff-person syndrome is considered by many researchers to be a spectrum of disease ranging from the involvement of just one ...
https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/stiff-person-syndrome/
*  Health Supervision for Children With Turner Syndrome | AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS | Pediatrics
Turner syndrome and the Y chromosome. In: Hibi I, Takano K, eds. Basic and Clinical Approach to Turner Syndrome: Proceedings of ... Source: Rieser P, Davenport M. Turner Syndrome: A Guide for Families. Houston, TX: Turner Syndrome Society of the United States ... The management of the adult with Turner syndrome: the natural history of Turner syndrome. In: Rosenfeld RG, Grumbach MM, eds. ... Hearing loss is common in individuals with Turner syndrome. Recurrent otitis media occurs in most girls with Turner syndrome. ...
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/111/3/692.full
*  Sturge-Weber syndrome: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a rare disorder that is present at birth. A child with this condition will have a port-wine ... Sturge-Weber syndrome (SWS) is a rare disorder that is present at birth. A child with this condition will have a port-wine ... Sahin M. Neurocutaneous syndromes. In: Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme JW, Schor NF, eds. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. 20th ... National Organization for Rare Disorders -- rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/sturge-weber-syndrome/#supporting-organizations ...
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001426.htm
*  HELLP syndrome | March of Dimes
Learn about HELLP syndrome treatment and know how to recognize the symptoms. ... HELLP syndrome refers to blood and liver problems women may develop during pregnancy, and indicates that some organs aren't ... What causes HELLP syndrome?. We don't know what causes HELLP. But if you've had it before, you may have it again in 1 out of 4 ... How is HELLP syndrome diagnosed?. Your provider does a physical exam to check you for:. *Belly pain or soreness, especially in ...
https://www.marchofdimes.org/complications/hellp-syndrome.aspx
*  CDC - Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome (HFRS) - Hantavirus
Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) is a group of clinically similar illnesses caused by hantaviruses from the family ... What is hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome?. Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) is a group of clinically similar ... Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. Annual Review of Medicine 1999;50:531-45. ... In the Americas, hantaviruses cause a different disease known as hantavirus pulmonary syndrome. ...
https://www.cdc.gov/hantavirus/hfrs/index.html
*  Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome - Genetics Home Reference - NIH
Another condition once known as Schwartz-Jampel syndrome type 2 is now considered to be part of Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome. ... Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome is usually caused by mutations in the LIFR gene. This gene provides instructions for making a protein ... Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome: LIFR and associated cytokines in clinical course and etiology. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2014 Mar 12;9:34 ... Stüve-Wiedemann syndrome is a severe condition characterized by bone abnormalities and dysfunction of the autonomic nervous ...
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/stuve-wiedemann-syndrome
*  National Kidney Foundation's Externally-Led Patient-Focused Drug Development (EL-PFDD) Meeting on Alport Syndrome (AS) |...
Meeting on Alport syndrome (AS). From here you can learn about: The National Kidney Foundation and Alport Syndrome Foundation ... The Alport Syndrome Foundation's (ASF) mission is to improve the lives of those affected by Alport syndrome through education, ... About the Alport Syndrome EL-PFDD Meeting. The NKF and ASF are conducting an EL-PFDD meeting for AS to learn the patient ... National Kidney Foundation's Externally-Led Patient-Focused Drug Development (EL-PFDD) Meeting on Alport Syndrome (AS). Thank ...
https://www.kidney.org/content/national-kidney-foundations-externally-led-patient-focused-drug-development-el-pfdd-meeting
*  Mcleod Syndrome disease: Malacards - Research Articles, Drugs, Genes, Clinical Trials
MalaCards integrated aliases for Mcleod Syndrome:. Name: Mcleod Syndrome 57 76 53 25 75 37 ... MalaCards based summary : Mcleod Syndrome, also known as mcleod neuroacanthocytosis syndrome, is related to ... MalaCards organs/tissues related to Mcleod Syndrome:. 41 Heart, Brain, Skeletal Muscle, Lung ... ClinVar genetic disease variations for Mcleod Syndrome:. 6 (show all 11) #. Gene. Variation. Type. Significance. SNP ID. ...
https://www.malacards.org/card/mcleod_syndrome
*  Reye's Syndrome | MedlinePlus
Learn about Reye syndrome, which affects the liver, brain, and other organs. It is rare, and is often in children who have just ... Reye's Syndrome (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) * Reye's Syndrome (National Institute of Neurological ... Reye syndrome is a rare illness that can affect the blood, liver, and brain of someone who has recently had a viral infection. ... Reye syndrome can lead to a coma and brain death, so quick diagnosis and treatment are critical. Treatment focuses on ...
https://medlineplus.gov/reyesyndrome.html
*  Irritable bowel syndrome: diagnosis and management | The BMJ
Irritable bowel syndrome is often dismissed as just being a nuisance rather than anything more serious, but its symptoms can ... Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic condition characterised by abdominal pain, bowel dysfunction, and abdominal ... of the adult population in the United Kingdom is affected by irritable bowel syndrome.2 ... Irritable bowel syndrome: diagnosis and management. BMJ 2006; 332 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.332.7536.280 (Published 02 ...
http://www.bmj.com/content/332/7536/280.full?maxtoshow=&HITS=10&hits=10&RESULTFORMAT=&fulltext=locke&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=10&resourcetype=HWCIT
*  XTL Biopharmaceuticals Unveils Additional Expanded hCDR1 Preclinical Data for the Treatment of Sjogren's Syndrome
About Sjögren's syndrome. Sjögren's syndrome is a systemic autoimmune disease with some autoantibodies and clinical ... Sjögren's syndrome may also cause dysfunction of organs such as the kidneys, gastrointestinal system, blood vessels, lungs, ... "Given Sjögren's syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus may have similar but distinct disease manifestations, this data ... Today, as many as 4 million Americans are living with this disease, according to the Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation. ...
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/xtl-biopharmaceuticals-unveils-additional-expanded-130000110.html?.tsrc=rss
*  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Treatment, Symptoms, Causes & Tests
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful condition caused by nerve compression in the wrist. ... Learn about carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms (numbness in fingers, toes), causes (pregnancy, diabetes, repetitive motions), ... Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Diagnosis Describe the exams that led to a diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. Did you think it was ... home/chronic pain health center/chronic pain a-z list/carpal tunnel syndrome center /carpal tunnel syndrome article ...
https://www.medicinenet.com/carpal_tunnel_syndrome/article.htm
*  X-Linked Opitz G/bbb Syndrome disease: Malacards - Research Articles, Drugs, Genes, Clinical Trials
... also known as opitz syndrome, x-linked, is related to opitz gbbb syndrome, type i and opitz-gbbb syndrome. An important gene ... MalaCards integrated aliases for X-Linked Opitz G/bbb Syndrome:. Name: X-Linked Opitz G/bbb Syndrome 23 ... Drugs for X-Linked Opitz G/bbb Syndrome (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):. id. Name. Status. ... Diseases related to X-Linked Opitz G/bbb Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:. id. ...
http://www.malacards.org/card/x_linked_opitz_g_bbb_syndrome
*  Aortic-Related Connective Tissue Disorder | Frankel Cardiovascular Center | Michigan Medicine
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and Loey-Dietz syndrome, which can affect the aorta. ... We treat connective tissue disorders including Marfan's syndrome, ... Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. People with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) have a defect in their connective tissue, leaving them with ... Loeys-Dietz Syndrome. Among the four main characteristics commonly seen in people with Loeys-Dietz syndrome are aneurysms ...
https://www.umcvc.org/conditions-treatments/aortic-related-connective-tissue-disorder