Kuster syndrome

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Kuster syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Kuster syndrome" returned 35 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A modified neo-vagina procedure in a low resource urogynecological unit: a case report of a 21 year old with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser (mrkh) Syndrome operated at Mbarara referral hospital, Southwestern Uganda.
 

Author(s): Musa Kayondo, Joseph Njagi, Peter Kivuniike Mukasa, Tom Margolis

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Although vaginal agenesis as may occur in Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser (MRKH) syndrome is a rare condition, it is associated with not only anatomical problems but also serious psychological and social problems like painful sexual intercourse, primary amenorrhea and infertility. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Decidualization is Impaired in Endometrial Stromal Cells from Uterine Rudiments in Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Sara Y Brucker, Simone Eisenbeis, Juliana König, Melanie Lamy, Madhuri S Salker, Ni Zeng, Harald Seeger, Melanie Henes, Dorit Schöller, Birgitt Schönfisch, Annette Staebler, Florin-Andrei Taran, Diethelm Wallwiener, Katharina Rall

Journal: Cell. Physiol. Biochem.. 2017 ;41(3):1083-1097.

 

Uterine rudiments from patients with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome (MRKHS) contain all tissues typically found in the uterus. Endometrium from the rudiments predominantly exhibits basalis-like features, and endometrial proliferative capacity in patients' epithelium and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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An unusual cause of urinary incontinence: Urethral coitus in a case of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome.
 

Author(s): Farzaneh Sharifiaghdas, Azar Daneshpajooh, Samira Sohbati, Mahboubeh Mirzaei

Journal: Investig Clin Urol. 2016 09;57(5):367-71.

 

Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser (MRKH) syndrome is a rare anomaly in women and is characterized by congenital aplasia of the uterus and vagina, with normal development of secondary sexual characteristics and a normal karyotype. We report a case of a 38-year-old women with MRKH syndrome ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Kuster syndrome" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac defect, tracheoesophageal fistula/esophageal atresia, renal defect, and limb defect association with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome in co-occurrence: two case reports and a review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Thomas Bjørsum-Meyer, Morten Herlin, Niels Qvist, Michael B Petersen

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The vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac defect, tracheoesophageal fistula/esophageal atresia, renal defect, and limb defect association and Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome are rare conditions. We aimed to present two cases with the vertebral defect, anal atresia, cardiac ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Treatment management during the adolescent transition period of girls and young women with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome (MRKHS): a systematic literature review.
 

Author(s): Anke Wagner, Sara Yvonne Brucker, Esther Ueding, Dagmar Gröber-Grätz, Elisabeth Simoes, Katharina Rall, Andrea Kronenthaler, Norbert Schäffeler, Monika A Rieger

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In health services research, there is a special emphasis on the transition from adolescence into adulthood. During this transition period, adolescents change from pediatric to adult medical care. This process must be carefully structured, particularly when special medical care is ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Atipical form of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome with renal malformation and skeletal abnormalities (MURCS association)].
 

Author(s): Mariana de Almeida Pinto Borges, Maria Lucia Elias Pires, Denise Leite Maia Monteiro, Suely Rodrigues Dos Santos

Journal: Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet. 2012 Mar;34(3):133-8.

 

The atypical and more severe form of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome (MRKH) or MRKH type II is also known as MURCS association, an acronym meaning aplasia/hypoplasia of Müllerian ducts (MU), congenital renal dysplasia (R) and cervico-thoracic dysplasia (CS). It affects female ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Molecular Genetic Study of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mayer Rokitansky Kuster Hauser Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2017

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Uterus Transplantation From a Multi-organ Donor
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Infertility, Female; Mayer Rokitansky Kuster Hauser Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2017

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Penn Uterine Transplantation for Uterine Factor Infertility Trial
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mayer Rokitansky Kuster Hauser Syndrome; Uterine Agenesis; Infertility, Female, of Uterine Origin; Uterine Factor Infertility

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2018

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