Hemihypertrophy

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Hemihypertrophy

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The terms "Hemihypertrophy" returned 16 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Massive neonatal adrenal enlargement due to cytomegaly, persistence of the transient cortex, and hyperplasia of the permanent cortex: findings in Cushing syndrome associated with hemihypertrophy.
 

Author(s): J Aidan Carney, Josephine Ho, Kazuteru Kitsuda, William F Young, Constantine A Stratakis

Journal: Am. J. Surg. Pathol.. 2012 Oct;36(10):1452-63.

 

Described in this article is the massive enlargement of both adrenal glands in 3 newborns-2 girls and 1 boy. Two had hemihypertrophy and other congenital abnormalities but no identified genetic mutation; the third had genetically proven Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome. Two had severe ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2012

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Lengthening of the normal tibia in a patient with hemihypertrophy caused by Klippel- Trenaunay-Weber syndrome: a case report.
 

Author(s): Munetomo Takata, Koji Watanabe, Hidenori Matsubara, Kei Takato, Issei Nomura, Hiroyuki Tsuchiya

Journal: J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2011 Dec;19(3):359-63.

 

We report a case of Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome in a 31-year-old woman who presented with hypertrophy of the left leg. She had severe osteoarthritic changes in the left hip joint secondary to the lack of acetabular coverage of the femoral head as the result of lateral inclination ...

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2011

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Unusual thymic hyperplasia mimicking lipomatous tumor in an eight-year-old boy with concomitant pericardial lipomatosis and right facial hemihypertrophy.
 

Author(s): Yoo Jin Kim, Woo Sun Kim, Jung-Eun Cheon, Yun-Jung Lim, In-One Kim, Kyung Mo Yeon, Kyeong Cheon Jung, Sun-Ju Byun

Journal: Korean J Radiol. ;12(3):376-81.

 

We report a case of thymic hyperplasia accompanied by pericardial lipomatosis and right facial hemihypertrophy in an 8-year-old boy. On imaging studies, the hyperplastic thymus had prominent curvilinear and nodular fatty areas simulating a fat-containing anterior mediastinal mass, ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2011

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The terms "Hemihypertrophy" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

What is the risk of cancer in a child with hemihypertrophy?
 

Author(s): P Abraham

Journal: Arch. Dis. Child.. 2005 Dec;90(12):1312-3.

 

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2005

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Medullary sponge kidney associated with congenital hemihypertrophy.
 

Author(s): O S Indridason, L Thomas, M Berkoben

Journal: J. Am. Soc. Nephrol.. 1996 Aug;7(8):1123-30.

 

Medullary sponge kidney is a developmental disorder characterized by ectatic and cystic malformation of the collecting ducts and tubules. Clinical manifestations include urinary tract infections, renal stones, and hematuria. It can be associated with other developmental disorders. ...

Last Updated: 28 Mar 1997

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Last Updated: 12 May 2014

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