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Actinomycosis malady

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Aliases & Classifications for Actinomycosis

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Actinomycosis, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Actinomycosis 9 41 11 60
Keratoactinomycosis 41 60
Canaliculitis 41 60
Madura Foot Due to Actinomadura 9
Anaerobic Actinomyces Infection 41
Actinomycotic Mycetoma of Foot 9
 
Actinomycotic Madura Foot 9
Actinomycotic Infection 9
Actinomycotic Mycetema 9
Actinomyces Israeli 41
Actinomycetoma 60
Actinomycetes 41


Classifications:

Malacards categories (disease lists): (See all malacards categories)
Global: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases


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Disease Ontology9 DOID:8478
MeSH33 D000196
ICD9CM27 039, 039.9
NCIt38 C34350
ICD1025 A42, A42.9, B47.1

Summaries for Actinomycosis

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Disease Ontology:9 A commensal bacterial infectious disease that results in infection, which is characterized by contiguous spread, suppurative and granulomatous inflammation, and formation of multiple abscesses and sinus tracts that may discharge sulfur granules, has material basis in actinomyces israelii, has material basis in actinomyces gerencseriae, has material basis in actinomyces naeslundii, has material basis in actinomyces odontolyticus, has material basis in actinomyces viscosus, has material basis in actinomyces meyeri, has material basis in propionibacterium propionicum, which require a break in the integrity of the mucous membranes and the presence of devitalized tissue to invade deeper body structures.

MalaCards based summary: Actinomycosis, also known as keratoactinomycosis, is related to hepatitis and chronic canaliculitis. An important gene associated with Actinomycosis is APOH (apolipoprotein H (beta-2-glycoprotein I)). The compound oxygen have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, colon and bone.

NIH Rare Diseases:41 Actinomycosis is a chronic bacterial infection that commonly affects the face and neck. it is usually caused by an anaerobic bacteria called actinomyces israelii. actinomyces are normal inhabitants of the mouth, gastrointestinal tract, and female genital tract, and do not cause an infection unless there is a break in the skin or mucosa. the infection usually occurs in the face and neck, but can sometimes occur in the chest, abdomen, pelvis, or other areas of the body. the infection is not contagious. last updated: 4/28/2011

Wikipedia:63 Actinomycosis is an infectious bacterial disease caused by Actinomyces species such as Actinomyces... more...

Related Diseases for Actinomycosis

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Diseases related to actinomycosis

Symptoms for Actinomycosis

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Actinomycosis

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Genetic Tests for Actinomycosis

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Anatomical Context for Actinomycosis

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Actinomycosis:

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Skin, Colon, Bone, Liver, Lung, Tonsil, Appendix, Breast, Spinal cord, Thyroid, Brain, Small intestine, Kidney, Tongue, Lymph node, Pancreas, Salivary gland, Adrenal gland, Ovary, T cells

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Publications for Actinomycosis

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Articles related to Actinomycosis:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Actinomycosis of the cheek. (25233694)
2014
2
Vocal cord actinomycosis mimicking a laryngeal tumor. (23573444)
2013
3
Cervicofacial actinomycosis mimicking sebaceous cyst. (23417945)
2013
4
Abdominal actinomycosis masquerading as an omental tumor in a 12-year-old female. (23011231)
2013
5
Actinomycosis with septic pulmonary emboli developing after dental abscess. (24182712)
2013
6
Unusual presentations of actinomycosis; anterior abdominal wall and appendix: report of three cases. (25207127)
2013
7
A case of pulmonary aspergilloma without actinomycosis. (23618798)
2013
8
Laryngeal actinomycosis mimicking relapse of laryngeal carcinoma in a 67-year-old man. (23035173)
2012
9
Primary actinomycosis of the foot in a patient with neurofibromatosis: a case report. (21571698)
2011
10
Primary cutaneous actinomycosis caused by Actinomyces meyeri as first manifestation of HIV infection. (22136861)
2011
11
Pulmonary actinomycosis as a pseudotumor: a rare presentation. (22042403)
2011
12
Actinomycosis. (21990282)
2011
13
Dormant primary cutaneous actinomycosis: Acute exacerbation after 16 years. (20400384)
2011
14
Spinal actinomycosis: a rare disease. (20508354)
2010
15
Solitary renal actinomycosis. (20535706)
2010
16
Abdominal wall actinomycosis simulating a malignant neoplasm: Case report and review of the literature. (21160882)
2010
17
Actinomycosis of the appendix mimicking appendiceal tumor: a case report. (20082489)
2010
18
A case of an unilateral tonsillar hypertrophy caused by actinomycosis. (20608230)
2010
19
Splenic actinomycosis presenting as subcutaneous abscesses. (19589750)
2009
20
Actinomycosis of the appendix and pelvis. (19642234)
2009
21
Two unusual presentations of cervicofacial actinomycosis and review of the literature. (18669075)
2008
22
Abdominal actinomycosis. (18379724)
2008
23
Frontal sinus actinomycosis presenting as osteomyelitis of frontal bone. (18359374)
2008
24
Thoracic actinomycosis in children: case report and review of the literature. (18174864)
2008
25
Actinomycosis of the temporal bone with labyrinthine and facial nerve involvement. (17828048)
2007
26
Primary cutaneous actinomycosis on the nose. (17337407)
2007
27
Primary anterior abdominal wall actinomycosis. (16645694)
2006
28
Disseminated actinomycosis with multifocal muscular involvement. (17022363)
2006
29
A rare case of abdominal actinomycosis presenting as an inflammatory pseudotumour. (15942743)
2006
30
A case of pulmonary actinomycosis caused by Actinomyces odontolyticus from India. (16518008)
2005
31
Internal carotid artery vasculitis originated by cervicofacial actinomycosis as a predisponing factor to stroke]. (15954037)
2005
32
Optimal duration of IV and oral antibiotics in the treatment of thoracic actinomycosis. (16236876)
2005
33
Cervicofacial Actinomycosis: Diagnosis and Management. (15847718)
2005
34
Pulmonary actinomycosis mimicking chest wall tumor in a child. (16116262)
2005
35
Elevated serum CA 19-9 in hepatic actinomycosis. (16334448)
2005
36
Pelvic actinomycosis: still a cause for concern. (15720860)
2005
37
Actinomycosis of submandibular gland: an unusual presentation. (15270433)
2004
38
Thoracic actinomycosis as a cause of superior vena cava syndrome: report of a case. (15108086)
2004
39
Liver resection in cases of isolated hepatic actinomycosis: case report and review of the literature. (15307597)
2004
40
A childhood case of primary hepatic actinomycosis presenting with cutaneous fistula. (15000563)
2004
41
Primary gastric actinomycosis diagnosed by endoscopic biopsy: case report. (15044907)
2004
42
Actinomycosis of the temporal bone: a report of a case. (15195879)
2004
43
Omental actinomycosis presenting with right lower quadrant abdominal pain. (15166285)
2004
44
Ureteral obstruction and reconstruction in pelvic actinomycosis. (12559308)
2003
45
Esophageal actinomycosis. (12602734)
2003
46
Primary endobronchial actinomycosis associated with broncholithiasis. (12584403)
2003
47
Foreign body-induced actinomycosis mimicking bronchogenic carcinoma. (12298433)
2002
48
Intra-abdominal actinomycosis with hepatic pseudotumor and xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in a 6-y-old boy. (11515770)
2001
49
Scintigraphic diagnosis of costal periostitis in actinomycosis. (1638850)
1992
50
Primary renal actinomycosis in the presence of horseshoe kidney. (3779366)
1986

Variations for Actinomycosis

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Expression for genes affiliated with Actinomycosis

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Actinomycosis

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Actinomycosis

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Compounds related to Actinomycosis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1oxygen43 2410.3DOHH, APOH

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Actinomycosis

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Molecular functions related to Actinomycosis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1identical protein bindingGO:00428029.4APOH, EDC3
2RNA bindingGO:00037238.8BOLL, EDC3
3protein bindingGO:00055157.9BOLL, DOHH, APOH, EDC3

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