X-linked ichthyosis

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X-linked ichthyosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "X-linked ichthyosis" returned 40 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

In vivo confocal microscopy of pre-Descemet corneal dystrophy associated with X-linked ichthyosis: a case report.
 

Author(s): Hui Shi, Xiao-Feng Qi, Tao-Tao Liu, Qian Hao, Xiao-Hong Li, Ling-Ling Liang, Yi-Miao Wang, Zhi-Hua Cui

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Pre-Descemet corneal dystrophy (PDCD) is characterized by the presence of numerous, tiny, polymorphic opacities immediately anterior to Descemet membrane, which is a rare form of corneal stromal dystrophy and hard to be diagnosed. In vivo confocal microscopy (IVCM) is a useful tool ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2017

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[Identification of gene mutation and prenatal diagnosis in a family with X-linked ichthyosis].
 

Author(s): Ji-Wei Huang, Ning Tang, Wu-Gao Li, Zhe-Tao Li, Shi-Qiang Luo, Jing-Wen Li, Jun Huang, Ti-Zhen Yan

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2016 Nov;18(11):1136-1140.

 

X-linked ichthyosis (XLI) is a metabolic disease with steroid sulfatase deficiency and often occurs at birth or shortly after birth. The encoding gene of steroid sulfatase, STS, is located on the short arm of the X chromosome, and STS deletion or mutation can lead to the development ...

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2016

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Behavioural and Psychiatric Phenotypes in Men and Boys with X-Linked Ichthyosis: Evidence from a Worldwide Online Survey.
 

Author(s): Sohini Chatterjee, Trevor Humby, William Davies

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X-linked ichthyosis (XLI) is a rare dermatological condition arising from deficiency for the enzyme steroid sulfatase (STS). Preliminary evidence in boys with XLI, and animal model studies, suggests that individuals lacking STS are at increased risk of developmental disorders and ...

Last Updated: 6 Oct 2016

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

Role of cholesterol sulfate in epidermal structure and function: lessons from X-linked ichthyosis.
 

Author(s): Peter M Elias, Mary L Williams, Eung-Ho Choi, Kenneth R Feingold

Journal: Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 2014 Mar;1841(3):353-61.

 

X-linked ichthyosis is a relatively common syndromic form of ichthyosis most often due to deletions in the gene encoding the microsomal enzyme, steroid sulfatase, located on the short area of the X chromosome. Syndromic features are mild or unapparent unless contiguous genes are affected. ...

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2014

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Detection of the STS gene in a family with X-linked recessive ichthyosis.
 

Author(s): Na Wang, Kun An, Hong Liu, Xi'an Fu, Gongqi Yu, Yongxiang Yu, Hongqing Tian, Furen Zhang

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;79(2):268.

 

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2013

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Geriatric Assessmen of Elderly "Unsuited" Patients Receiving Trabectedin in First Line Treatment For Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcomas (STS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Advanced Soft-tissue Sarcoma; Metastatic Soft-tissue Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2017

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STS/ACC Transcatheter Valve Therapy Registry (TVT Registry)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Aortic Valve Stenosis

 

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2017

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Retest-reliability and At-home-assessment Feasibility of the 5R-STS
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Degenerative Disc Disease; Spondylolisthesis; Spondylosis; Herniated Nucleus Pulposus; Spinal Stenosis Lumbar; Spinal Diseases; Spinal Instability

 

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2017

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