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*  Antiphospholipid syndrome
The syndrome was referred to as "Hughes syndrome" among colleagues after the rheumatologist Graham R.V. Hughes (St. Thomas' ... Antiphospholipid syndrome or antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS or APLS), is an autoimmune, hypercoagulable state caused ... Primary antiphospholipid syndrome occurs in the absence of any other related disease. Secondary antiphospholipid syndrome ... CAPS or Asherson syndrome) and is associated with a high risk of death. Antiphospholipid syndrome often requires treatment with ...
*  Andrea Prader
Prader-Gurtner syndrome, with HP Gurtner (1955) Prader-Labhart-Willi syndrome (1956) Prader has been involved in the discovery ... He co-discovered the Prader-Willi syndrome and created two physiological sex development scales, the Prader scale and the ... They came up with diagnostic criteria, pathology and clinical picture of this heritable syndrome, described first by Siemerling ... The Man Behind the Syndrome. Berlin: Springer Verlag. ISBN 978-0-387-16218-8. Wiedemann, HR (1984). "Andrea Prader: on the ...
*  Epidemiology of metabolic syndrome
Metabolic syndrome (also known as the cardiometabolic syndrome) refers to a cluster of related risk factors for cardiovascular ... According to the IDF, metabolic syndrome was prevalent in 16.1% of the Saudi Arabian population. In Tunisia, metabolic syndrome ... One 25-year prospective study found that, compared with children without the syndrome, those with the metabolic syndrome are 14 ... 2008). "Metabolic syndrome and incident diabetes: current state of the evidence". Diabetes Care. 31: 1898-1904. doi:10.2337/ ...
*  Williams syndrome
"Diagnosing Williams Syndrome". Guide to Williams Syndrome. Williams Syndrome Association. Archived from the original on 2011-12 ... "cocktail party syndrome". Physicians, family members of individuals with Williams syndrome, and Williams syndrome associations ... including the Canadian Association for Williams Syndrome and the Williams Syndrome Registry. Williams syndrome has historically ... The syndrome was first described in 1961 by New Zealander John C. P. Williams. Williams syndrome affects between 1 in 7,500 to ...
*  Tirofiban
... in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS).[medical citation needed] Tirofiban is contraindicated in ...
*  Congenital nephrotic syndrome
... is a very rare form of nephrotic syndrome. It occurs predominantly in families of Finnish origin ... 256300 Congenital nephrotic syndrome, Finnish type; Congenital nephrotic syndrome 1 at NIH's Office of Rare Diseases OMIM: ... 609049 Pierson syndrome; Microcoria and congenital nephrotic syndrome at NIH's Office of Rare Diseases. ... Congenital nephrotic syndrome is an inherited disorder characterized by protein in the urine and swelling of the body. ...
*  Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome
... (aHUS) has also been referred to as diarrhea-negative hemolytic-uremic syndrome (D− HUS). ... Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is an extremely rare, life-threatening, progressive disease that frequently has a ... Eculizumab appears to be useful for atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS). In September 2011 the U.S. Food and Drug ... This congenital cause of ADAMTS13 deficiency is called Upshaw-Schülman syndrome.) A lab test showing ADAMTS13 activity levels ...
*  National Down Syndrome Congress
... for children with and without Down syndrome. The Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group -- USA usually holds its annual symposium ... The National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) is a national not-for-profit organization that provides individuals, families, and ... The convention brings in world-renowned researchers and experts on Down syndrome and education to speak to parents about a ... The NDSC provides free, up-to-date information concerning all aspects of life with Down syndrome. The organization also ...
*  Tourette syndrome
Other possibilities include chromosomal disorders such as Down syndrome, Klinefelter syndrome, XYY syndrome and fragile X ... The symptoms of Lesch-Nyhan syndrome may also be confused with Tourette syndrome. Most of these conditions are rarer than tic ... Tourette Syndrome. eMedicine (June 23, 2008). Retrieved on August 10, 2009. Leckman JF. "Tourette's syndrome". Lancet. 2002 Nov ... PMID 8478592 Tourette Syndrome: Frequently Asked Questions. Tourette Syndrome Association. Retrieved on May 8, 2013. PANDAS. ...
*  Pashayan syndrome
... also known as Pashayan-Prozansky Syndrome, and blepharo-naso-facial syndrome is a rare syndrome. Facial ... A subset of Pashayan syndrome has also been described, known as "cerebrofacioarticular syndrome", "Van Maldergem syndrome'" or ... "Cerebro-facio-articular syndrome of Van Maldergem: confirmation of a new MR/MCA syndrome". Clinical genetics. 45 (3): 140-4. ... "Van Maldergem-Wetzburger-Verloes syndrome". Similar symptoms are noted in these cases as in Pashayan syndrome. "OMIM Entry - ...
*  Brushfield spots
They occur in 35-78% of newborn infants with Down syndrome. Brushfield spots tend to be obscured by pigmentation of the ... Sanez, R.B. (January 1999), "Primary care of infants and young children with Down syndrome", American Family Physician, 59 (2) ... Brushfield spots are more commonly found in Down syndrome patients of European descent than similarly affected children of ... November 2002), "Characteristic ocular findings in Asian children with Down syndrome", Nature, 16 (6) Krückmann, E. (1907), " ...
*  XXXY syndrome
... are similar to those of Klinefelter syndrome, though the symptoms are usually more severe in 48, XXXY syndrome. ... So, XXXY syndrome is often referred to as 48, XXXY. There are a wide variety of symptoms associated with this syndrome, ... Because of this, XXXY syndrome only affects males. The additional two X chromosomes in males with XXXY syndrome causes them to ... Prepubescent boys with XXXY syndrome may not differ in physical appearance from a child without the syndrome. This is likely ...
*  Infertility in polycystic ovary syndrome
Polycystic ovary syndrome causes more than 75% of cases of anovulatory infertility. Not all women with PCOS have difficulty ... 2006 May;144(2):217-22.PMID 16634794 Azziz R. et.al.The prevalence and features of the polycystic ovary syndrome in an ... ISBN 0-07-149868-0. Qiao, J.; Feng, H. L. (2010). "Extra- and intra-ovarian factors in polycystic ovary syndrome: impact on ... Palacio JR et,al.The presence of antibodies to oxidative modified proteins in serum from polycystic ovary syndrome patients ...
*  Reye syndrome
"What is Reye's Syndrome?". National Reye's Syndrome Foundation. Archived from the original on May 11, 2013. "Reye's Syndrome". ... Some investigators refer to this disorder as Reye-Johnson syndrome, although it is more commonly called Reye syndrome. In 1979 ... Gosalakkal JA, Kamoji V (September 2008). "Reye syndrome and reye-like syndrome". Pediatric Neurology. 39 (3): 198-200. doi: ... The precise mechanism by which Reye syndrome occurs is unknown. This serious condition is described as a "syndrome" rather than ...
*  Nephrotic syndrome
Cushing's Syndrome The treatment of nephrotic syndrome can be symptomatic or can directly address the injuries caused to the ... An increase in the latter can cause the hyperlipidemia associated with this syndrome. Nephrotic syndrome has many causes and ... A broad classification of nephrotic syndrome based on underlying cause: Nephrotic syndrome is often classified histologically: ... called secondary nephrotic syndrome. Primary causes of nephrotic syndrome are usually described by their histology: Minimal ...
*  Causes and origins of Tourette syndrome
Tourette syndrome (also called "Tourette's syndrome", "Tourette's disorder", "Gilles de la Tourette syndrome", "GTS" or "TS") ... 85, Tourette Syndrome. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2001. Leckman JF, Cohen DJ. Tourette's Syndrome-Tics, ... PMID 8478592 Tourette Syndrome Association. Tourette Syndrome: Frequently Asked Questions. Retrieved on February 8, 2005. ... The genetics of Tourette syndrome. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2001 Apr;3(2):152-7. PMID 11276411 Robertson MM. Tourette syndrome, ...
*  Caveolin 3
Identification of the caveolin-3 gene as a candidate for deletion in 3p-syndrome". FEBS Lett. 452 (3): 177-80. doi:10.1016/ ... although the role of Cav3 in Long QT syndrome has recently been disputed. Caveolin 3 has been shown to interact with a range of ... "The Role of CAV3 in Long-QT Syndrome: Clinical and Functional Assessment of a Caveolin-3/Kv11.1 Double Heterozygote Versus ... Other mutations in Caveolin causes Long QT Syndrome or familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, ...
*  Carpal tunnel syndrome
As of 2010, 8% of U.S. workers reported ever having carpal tunnel syndrome and 4% reported carpal tunnel syndrome in the past ... Recurrence of carpal tunnel syndrome after successful surgery is rare. Carpal tunnel syndrome is estimated to affect one out of ... This feature of the median nerve can help separate carpal tunnel syndrome from thoracic outlet syndrome, or pronator teres ... Amadio, Peter C. (2007). "History of carpal tunnel syndrome". In Luchetti, Riccardo; Amadio, Peter C. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. ...
*  Refractory cytopenia of childhood
... (RCC) is a subgroup of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), having been added to the World Health ... Niemeyer, C. M.; Baumann, I (2011). "Classification of childhood aplastic anemia and myelodysplastic syndrome". Hematology. ...
*  Copropraxia
Shimberg, Elaine Fantle (1995). Living with Tourette Syndrome. New York: Simon & Schuster. page 31. ISBN 0-684-81160-X ... Copropraxia is a rare characteristic of Tourette syndrome. Related terms are coprolalia, referring to involuntary usage of ...
*  Syndrome
... autonomic syndrome, hostility syndrome, manic syndrome, apathy syndrome. Also well known Münchausen syndrome, Ganser syndrome, ... oneiroid syndrome), hysteric syndrome, neurotic syndrome, Korsakoff's syndrome, hypochondriacal syndrome, paranoiac syndrome, ... asthenic syndrome, obsessive syndrome, emotional syndromes (for example, manic syndrome, depressive syndrome), Cotard's ... This is especially true of inherited syndromes. For example, Down syndrome, Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome, and Andersen syndrome are ...
*  Postcholecystectomy syndrome
Chronic diarrhea in postcholecystectomy syndrome is a type of bile acid diarrhea (type 3). This can be treated with a bile acid ... Postcholecystectomy syndrome treatment depends on the identified violations that led to it. Typically, the patient is ... Postcholecystectomy syndrome describes the presence of abdominal symptoms after surgical removal of the gallbladder ( ... Symptoms of postcholecystectomy syndrome may include: Dyspepsia, nausea, and vomiting. Flatulence, bloating, and diarrhea. ...
*  Kallmann syndrome
... is a form of a group of conditions termed hypogonadotropic hypogonadism. Kallmann syndrome has an additional ... Kallmann syndrome was first described by name in a paper published in 1944 by Franz Josef Kallmann, a German-American ... Kallmann syndrome was first described by name in a paper published in 1944 by Franz Josef Kallmann, a German-American ... Kallmann syndrome (KS) is a genetic disorder that prevents a person from starting or fully completing puberty. If left ...
*  Avellis syndrome
... is a neurological disorder characterized by a peculiar form of alternating paralysis. There is paralysis of ... Horner's syndrome may be associated. In the original description, the vagus and glossopharyngeal nerves were involved; ... Krasnianski, M; Neudecker, S; Schlüter, A; Zierz, S (Dec 2003). "Avellis' Syndrome in Brainstem Infarctions". Fortsch. Neurol. ...
*  Rowell's syndrome
... was described by Professor Neville Rowell and colleagues in 1963. Patients with the syndrome have lupus ... Rowell's syndrome has been reported to occur with all subtypes of LE (systemic, acute, subacute or discoid). Childhood discoid ... Duarte AF, Mota A, Pereira M, Baudrier T, Azevedo F (2008). "Rowell syndrome - case report and review of the literature". ... Lee A, Batra P, Furer V, Cheung W, Wang N, Franks A (2009). "Rowell syndrome (systemic lupus erythematosus + erythema ...