Hemihypertrophy

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Hemihypertrophy

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The terms "Hemihypertrophy" returned 23 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Coexistence of Mosaic Uniparental Isodisomy and a KCNJ11 Mutation Presenting as Diffuse Congenital Hyperinsulinism and Hemihypertrophy.
 

Author(s): Pınar Kocaay, Zeynep Şiklar, Sian Ellard, Aydın Yagmurlu, Emine Çamtosun, Esra Erden, Merih Berberoglu, Sarah E Flanagan

Journal: Horm Res Paediatr. 2016 ;85(6):421-5.

 

Isolated hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia (HH) commonly results from recessively inherited mutations in the ABCC8 and KCNJ11 genes that are located on chromosome 11p15.1. More rarely, HH can feature in patients with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS), a congenital overgrowth disorder, ...

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2016

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[Silver-Russell syndrome (hemihypertrophy) and cor triatriatum in a newborn].
 

Author(s): Raúl Enrique Ríos-Méndez, Hernán Eduardo Montero-Monar, Antonio Pedro Pernández-Alvarado, Einstein Gustavo Hidalgo-Flores

Journal: Arch Argent Pediatr. 2015 Jun;113(3):e140-4.

 

Hemihypertrophy syndrome and cor triatriatum are extremely rare pathologies. Hemihypertrophy is defined as complete or partial overgrowth of one of the hemibodies. Cor triatriatum is a congenital heart disease characterized by a membrane which separates the left atrium into two chambers; ...

Last Updated: 22 May 2015

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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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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: 10 Aug 2016

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