Hereditary pancreatitis

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Hereditary pancreatitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hereditary pancreatitis" returned 45 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A rare PRSS1 mutation in a Turkish family with hereditary chronic pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Barış Yilmaz, Fuat Ekız, Ekrem Karakaş, Ayça Aykut, Zahide Sımşek, Şahin Çoban, Hüseyin Onay, Ferda Özkınay

Journal: Turk J Gastroenterol. 2012 ;23(6):826-7.

 

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2013

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Whole exome sequencing identifies multiple, complex etiologies in an idiopathic hereditary pancreatitis kindred.
 

Author(s): Jessica LaRusch, M Michael Barmada, Shiela Solomon, David C Whitcomb

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Hereditary pancreatitis is the early onset form of chronic pancreatitis that is carried in an autosomal dominant pattern with variable penetrance. While 80% of hereditary pancreatitis has been shown to be due to a single mutation in the trypsinogen gene PRSS1, a number of hereditary ...

Last Updated: 10 May 2012

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Increased activation of hereditary pancreatitis-associated human cationic trypsinogen mutants in presence of chymotrypsin C.
 

Author(s): András Szabó, Miklós Sahin-Tóth

Journal: J. Biol. Chem.. 2012 Jun;287(24):20701-10.

 

Mutations in human cationic trypsinogen (PRSS1) cause autosomal dominant hereditary pancreatitis. Increased intrapancreatic autoactivation of trypsinogen mutants has been hypothesized to initiate the disease. Autoactivation of cationic trypsinogen is proteolytically regulated by chymotrypsin ...

Last Updated: 11 Jun 2012

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The terms "Hereditary pancreatitis" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hereditary chronic pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Jonas Rosendahl, Hans Bödeker, Joachim Mössner, Niels Teich

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Hereditary chronic pancreatitis (HCP) is a very rare form of early onset chronic pancreatitis. With the exception of the young age at diagnosis and a slower progression, the clinical course, morphological features and laboratory findings of HCP do not differ from those of patients ...

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2007

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Biochemical models of hereditary pancreatitis.
 

Author(s): Miklós Sahin-Tóth

Journal: Endocrinol. Metab. Clin. North Am.. 2006 Jun;35(2):303-12, ix.

 

The past decade has witnessed remarkable progress in the genetics of chronic pancreatitis. Despite these accomplishments, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms through which PRSS1 and SPINK1 mutations cause chronic pancreatitis has remained sketchy. Pancreatitis-associated ...

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2006

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[Hereditary pancreatitis].
 

Author(s): Sung Koo Lee

Journal: Korean J Gastroenterol. 2005 Nov;46(5):358-67.

 

The first family of hereditary pancreatitis was described in 1952. The mode of inheritance is autosomal dominant trait with an 80% of penetrance rate. Although hereditary pancreatitis is rare, this disorder has provided valuable insights in understanding the pathophysiology of pancreatitis ...

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2005

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Quality Control Study of MR Based Screening of Individual With Increased Risk for Pancreas Cancer.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hereditary Pancreatitis; Hereditary Pancreatic Cancer

 

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2014

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EUROPAC-2 - Pain Treatment of Hereditary and Idiopathic Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2007

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Genetic Linkage Study for Hereditary Pancreatitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pancreatitis

 

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2006

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