MCID: CRN014
MIFTS: 50

Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome malady

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Summaries for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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NIH Rare Diseases:44 Cronkhite-canada syndrome is a rare gastrointestinal disorder. it is characterized by widespread colon polyps,Ā unhealthy looking (dystrophic) nails, hair loss (alopecia), darkeningĀ skin (such as on the hands, arms, neck and face), diarrhea, weight loss, and stomach pain. the cause of the condition is not known. treatment aims to control symptoms and provide adequate nutrition. last updated: 12/20/2010

MalaCards: Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome, also known as gastric cronkhite canada polyposis, is related to pancreatitis and adenoma, and has symptoms including polyposis of the bowel/colon/intestine, alopecia and diffuse/generalised skin hyperpigmentation/melanoderma. An important gene associated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome is KRAS (Kirsten rat sarcoma viral oncogene homolog), and among its related pathways is Hemostasis. The compounds erlotinib and gefitinib have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, colon and olfactory bulb, and related mouse phenotypes are tumorigenesis and liver/biliary system.

Description from OMIM:48 175500

Aliases & Classifications for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Characteristics (Orphanet epidemiological data):

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cronkhite-canada syndrome:
Inheritance: Sporadic; Age of onset: Adulthood; Age of death: Any age


Aliases & Descriptions:

cronkhite-canada syndrome 9 50 48 63
gastric cronkhite canada polyposis 9 63
gastrointestinal polyposis - skin pigmentation - alopecia - fingernail changes 50
polyposis skin pigmentation alopecia fingernail changes 44
polyposis, gastrointestinal, with ectodermal changes 63
gastrointestinal polyposis - ectodermal changes 50
cronkhite-canada disease 44


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Disease Ontology9 DOID:6225
NCIt41 C7035
OMIM48 175500
SNOMED-CT via Orphanet60 76304001
UMLS via Orphanet64 C0282207

Related Diseases for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Symptoms for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Symptoms by clinical synopsis from OMIM:

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Clinical features from OMIM:

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Symptoms:

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  • polyposis of the bowel/colon/intestine
  • alopecia
  • diffuse/generalised skin hyperpigmentation/melanoderma
  • absent/decreased/thin eyebrows
  • decreased body hair/axillar/pubic hairlessness
  • fissured/scrotal tongue
  • tapered fingers
  • dysplastic/thick/grooved fingernails
  • dysplastic/thick/grooved toenails
  • anosmia/cacosmia/hypogeusia/hyposmia/olfactory bulb hypoplasia
  • neoplasms/tumors
  • hypotrichosis/atrichia/atrichiasis/scalp hairlessness
  • seizures/epilepsy/absences/spasms/status epilepticus
  • cataract/lens opacification
  • hepatomegaly/liver enlargement (excluding storage disease)
  • splenomegaly
  • vascular anomalies of skin/mucosae
  • malabsorption/chronic diarrhea/steatorrhea
  • asthenia/fatigue/weakness
  • anaemia
  • abnormal pigmentary skin changes/skin pigmentation anomalies
  • acute abdominal pain/colic
  • wasted (excluding lipodystrophy)/poorly muscled build/cachexy
  • lymphedema
  • thin/hypoplastic/hyperconvex fingernails
  • thin/hypoplastic toenails
  • anorexia
  • macrocephaly/macrocrania/megalocephaly/megacephaly

Drugs & Therapeutics for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Genetic Tests for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Anatomical Context for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome:

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Skin, Colon, Olfactory bulb, Liver, Tongue, Brain, Bone

Animal Models for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00020069.2KRAS, ALB
2MP:00053709.2KRAS, ALB
3MP:00053679.1KRAS, ALB
4MP:00053799.1KRAS, ALB
5MP:00053819.0ALB, KRAS
6MP:00053698.8KRAS, ALB

Publications for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Articles related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Spontaneous Regression of Polyposis following Abdominal Colectomy and Helicobacter pylori Eradication for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome. (23569441)
2013
2
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: a report of two familial cases. (23408256)
2013
3
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: a case report and review of literature. (23173699)
2013
4
A severe course of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome and the review of clinical features and therapy in 49 Chinese patients. (24226722)
2013
5
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome complicated with multiple gastric cancers and multiple colon adenomas. (23826450)
2013
6
Steroid-resistant Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome Successfully Treated by Cyclosporine and Azathioprine. (24172181)
2013
7
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: an acquired condition of gastrointestinal polyposis and dermatologic abnormalities. (22675285)
2012
8
Cronkhite Canada syndrome with early colorectal carcinoma in a patient. (23240286)
2012
9
Case of Cronkhite Canada syndrome shows improvement with enteral supplements. (23029747)
2012
10
A case of cronkhite-Canada syndrome and a review of gastrointestinal polyposis syndromes. (22675284)
2012
11
Twenty nail onychomadesis: an unusual finding in Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (20542187)
2010
12
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome associated with rib fractures: a case report. (20955587)
2010
13
Magnifying the endoscopic appearance of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (19683713)
2009
14
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome with adenomatous polyposis. (18480533)
2008
15
Unusual cause of diarrhea: cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (18356114)
2008
16
Cronkhite Canada syndrome. (19051706)
2008
17
Electronic clinical challenges and images in GI. Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (19013171)
2008
18
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome hamartomatous polyps are infiltrated with IgG4 plasma cells. (17510553)
2007
19
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome associated with schizophrenia. (17301512)
2007
20
Wireless capsule endoscopic finding in Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (16698761)
2006
21
A case of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome with vestibular disturbances. (15014948)
2004
22
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (15332040)
2004
23
Novel endosonographic findings in Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (12701028)
2003
24
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome with colon cancer, portal thrombosis, high titer of antinuclear antibodies, and membranous glomerulonephritis. (14505136)
2003
25
Medical management of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (11846261)
2002
26
A case of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome involving the entire gastrointestinal tract. (11315906)
2001
27
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. A case of sustained partial-remission. (11838614)
2001
28
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (11428328)
2001
29
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome associated with advanced rectal cancer treated by a subtotal colectomy: report of a case. (11428606)
2001
30
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: report of two cases. (11023043)
2000
31
Cronkhite Canada syndrome. (11310396)
2000
32
Residents' corner. Answer to case of the month #64. Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (10555512)
1999
33
Image of the month. Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (9394720)
1997
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Infantile Cronkhite-Canada syndrome?--Case report. (1329940)
1992
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Triple carcinomas in Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (1942550)
1991
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Cronkhite-Canada syndrome with hypothyroidism. (2373535)
1990
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Cronkhite-Canada syndrome: radiologic features. (2680733)
1989
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A case with some components of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome in a family with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. (3154191)
1988
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Cronkhite-Canada syndrome associated with colon carcinoma and adenomatous changes in C-C polyps. (3381811)
1988
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Cronkhite Canada syndrome: a new hypothesis. (3996943)
1985
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Erosive arthritis in Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (4011892)
1985
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The Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome. An analysis of clinical and pathologic features and therapy in 55 patients. (7109958)
1982
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A case of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome developing after hemi-colectomy. (7297517)
1981
44
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome in a Malay. (760669)
1979
45
Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. Case report. (872063)
1977
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An autopsy case of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (992257)
1976
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Two autopsy cases of diffuse gastrointestinal polyposis with ectodermal changes. Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (1211385)
1975
48
The Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (4635110)
1972
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Radiological aspect of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome. (4664355)
1972
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Gastrointestinal polyposis with protein-losing enteropathy, abnormal skin pigmentation and loss of hair and nails (Cronkhite-Canada syndrome). (5808657)
1969

Variations for Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Expression for genes affiliated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Pathways related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
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9.1KRAS, ALB

Compounds for genes affiliated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Compounds related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1erlotinib46 52 1211.3KRAS, ALB
2gefitinib46 52 1211.2KRAS, ALB
3irinotecan46 52 1211.2KRAS, ALB
4imatinib46 52 1211.1ALB, KRAS
5lipid469.1KRAS, ALB
6vitamin d469.0KRAS, ALB
7fatty acid468.8KRAS, ALB

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

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Biological processes related to Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1blood coagulationGO:0075969.1KRAS, ALB

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