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 381 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical characteristics and long-term progression of young patients with acute coronary syndrome in Brazil.
 

Author(s): Alexandre de Matos Soeiro, Felipe Lourenço Fernandes, Maria Carolina Feres de Almeida Soeiro, Carlos Vicente Serrano Jr, Múcio Tavares de Oliveira Jr

Journal: Einstein (Sao Paulo). ;13(3):370-5.

 

In Brazil, there are few descriptions in the literature on the angiographic pattern and clinical characteristics of young patients with acute coronary syndrome, despite the evident number of cases in the population. The objective of this study was to evaluate which clinical characteristics ...

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2015

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Obesity, but not polycystic ovary syndrome, affects circulating markers of low-grade inflammation in young women without major cardiovascular risk factors.
 

Author(s): Cristiano Roberto Barcellos, Michelle Patrocínio Rocha, Sylvia Asaka Hayashida, Wagner Silva Dantas, Viviane Dos Reis Vieira Yance, José Antonio Marcondes

Journal: Hormones (Athens). ;14(2):251-7.

 

The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and obesity on circulating markers of low-grade inflammation-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), interleukin 6 (IL-6) and high sensitive C-reactive protein (hsCRP)-in young women without major ...

Last Updated: 10 Jul 2015

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Blood Pressure and Hemodynamic Adaptations after a Training Program in Young Individuals with Down Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Bruna Barboza Seron, Karla Fabiana Goessler, Everaldo Lambert Modesto, Eloise Werle Almeida, Márcia Greguol

Journal: Arq. Bras. Cardiol.. 2015 Jun;104(6):487-91.

 

Cardiovascular diseases affect people worldwide. Individuals with Down Syndrome (DS) have an up to sixteen-time greater risk of mortality from cardiovascular diseases.

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2015

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The terms "Young syndrome" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cervical neuroendocrine tumor in a young female with Lynch Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Ibraheem Yousef, Fadi Siyam, Lester Layfield, Carl Freter, James R Sowers

Journal: Neuro Endocrinol. Lett.. 2014 ;35(2):89-94.

 

Neuroendocrine tumors rarely occur in the cervix or other components of the reproductive system. These tumors have been associated with microsatellite instability, are very aggressive and often associated with poor outcome. Lynch syndrome is an inherited cancer syndrome that has also ...

Last Updated: 7 Jul 2014

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VATS bullectomy and apical pleurectomy for spontaneous pneumothorax in a young patient with Swyer-James-Mc Leod syndrome: case report presentation and literature review focusing on surgically treated cases.
 

Author(s): Nikolaos Panagopoulos, Gerasimos Papavasileiou, Efstratios Koletsis, Myrto Kastanaki, Nikolaos Anastasiou

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Swyer-James-McLeod Syndrome (SJMS) is an uncommon, emphysematous disease characterized by radiologic hyperlucency of pulmonary parenchyma due to loss of the pulmonary vascular structure and to alveolar overdistension.

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2014

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Compartment syndrome as a spectrum of purple glove syndrome following intravenous phenytoin administration in a young male: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Puneet Chhabra, Nikhil Gupta, Atul Kaushik

Journal: Neurol India. ;61(4):419-20.

 

Compartment syndrome is a rare complication of spectrum of purple glove syndrome, seen as a side effect of intravenous phenytoin. This involves rapid discolouration of the involved limb along with edema and sometimes blistering of the skin also. Treatment is usually conservative and ...

Last Updated: 5 Sep 2013

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Assessing Inherited Markers of Metabolic Syndrome in the Young
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metabolic Syndrome; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2; Obesity

 

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2015

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NAFLD in Adolescents and Young Adults With PCOS
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease; Metabolic Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2016

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