Young syndrome

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Young syndrome

Young syndrome is a condition whose signs and symptoms may be similar to those seen in cystic fibrosis, including bronchiectasis, sinusitis, and obstructive azoospermia (a condition in which sperm are produced but do not mix with the rest of the ejaculatory fluid due to a physical obstruction, resulting in nonexistent levels of sperm in semen) . The condition is usually diagnosed in middle-aged men who undergo evaluation for infertility. Although the exact cause has not been identified, it is believed to be a genetic condition. At this time, there is no known effective treatment or cure for Young syndrome.
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Young syndrome" returned 404 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Myocardial Infarction in a Young Man With Nephrotic Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Zhenliang Chu, Hang Zhu, Bin Zhang, Liqin Jiang

Journal: Int Heart J. 2017 Apr;58(2):275-278.

 

A 26-year-old man diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome (NS) 2 years previously presented with chest pain. An electrocardiogram (ECG) performed at a local hospital showed ST-elevation in chest leads. Cardiac troponin-I was significantly positive. Echocardiography revealed mild regional ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2017

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Relationships between pathologic subjective halitosis, olfactory reference syndrome, and social anxiety in young Japanese women.
 

Author(s): Miho Tsuruta, Toru Takahashi, Miki Tokunaga, Masanori Iwasaki, Shota Kataoka, Satoko Kakuta, Inho Soh, Shuji Awano, Hiromi Hirata, Masaharu Kagawa, Toshihiro Ansai

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Pathologic subjective halitosis is known as a halitosis complaint without objective confirmation of halitosis by others or by halitometer measurements; it has been reported to be associated with social anxiety disorder. Olfactory reference syndrome is a preoccupation with the false ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2017

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A case of Sweet's syndrome associated with uveitis in a young male with ulcerative colitis.
 

Author(s): Ligia Ariana Bancu, Corina Ureche, Nicoleta Maria Crăciun, Dorin Marian

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2016 ;57(3):1145-1147.

 

Sweet's syndrome is rare acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis whose onset is either idiopathic or associated with other underlying conditions, such as infections, autoimmune diseases, pregnancy, use of certain medications, or malignancy. We report the case of a young male with known ...

Last Updated: 21 Dec 2016

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The terms "Young syndrome" returned 17 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Idiopathic abdominal cocoon syndrome with unilateral abdominal cryptorchidism and greater omentum hypoplasia in a young case of small bowel obstruction.
 

Author(s): Xiang Fei, Hai-Rui Yang, Peng-Fei Yu, Hai-Bo Sheng, Guo-Li Gu

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2016 May;22(20):4958-62.

 

Abdominal cocoon syndrome (ACS) is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction due to total or partial encapsulation of the small intestine by a fibrocollagenous membrane. Idiopathic ACS with abdominal cryptorchidism and greater omentum hypoplasia is even rarer clinically. We successfully ...

Last Updated: 30 May 2016

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Chronic intermittent abdominal pain in young woman with intestinal malrotation, Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome and appendiceal neuroendocrine tumor: a rare case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Alessia Cusimano, Ahmed Mohammed Alaaeldien Beniamin Abdelghany, Andrea Donadini

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There are a lot of different causes of abdominal pain; in this case, a young woman suffers from three diseases with similar symptoms. Adult intestinal mal-rotation is a rare condition of deviation from the normal 270° counter clockwise rotation of the midgut resulting in, not only ...

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2016

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A Systematic Review on the Cost-Effectiveness of Genetic and Electrocardiogram Testing for Long QT Syndrome in Infants and Young Adults.
 

Author(s): Fernando Matias Gonzalez, Maria Assunta Veneziano, Anna Puggina, Stefania Boccia

Journal: Value Health. 2015 Jul;18(5):700-8.

 

Recent improvements in the identification of the genetic basis of long QT syndrome (LQTS) have led to significant changes in the diagnosis and management of this life-threatening condition. Genetic and electrocardiogram (ECG) tests are the most relevant examples among testing strategies ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2015

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Risk of Diabetes in Young Turner Syndrome Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Turner Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2015

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Multicenter Evaluation of Children and Young Adults With Genotype Positive Long QT Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Long QT Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2016

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