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Ectopic Thymus malady

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Summaries for Ectopic Thymus

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Wikipedia:65 Ectopic thymus is a condition where thymus tissue is found in an abnormal location. more...

MalaCards: Ectopic Thymus is related to cervicitis and thyroiditis. An important gene associated with Ectopic Thymus is TFAP2A (transcription factor AP-2 alpha (activating enhancer binding protein 2 alpha)). The compound cyclic amp have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include thymus and thyroid.

Aliases & Classifications for Ectopic Thymus

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Related Diseases for Ectopic Thymus

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Diseases related to Ectopic Thymus via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1cervicitis10.5
2thyroiditis10.2
3cleft lip10.1
4carney complex10.1
5branchiooculofacial syndrome10.1
6cavernous hemangioma10.1
7hemangioma10.1
8leukemia10.1
9lymphoblastic leukemia10.1
10myasthenia gravis10.1
11thymoma10.1
12dysphagia10.1
13pituitary tumors10.0CNC2, TFAP2A

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Diseases related to ectopic thymus

Symptoms for Ectopic Thymus

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Ectopic Thymus

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Genetic Tests for Ectopic Thymus

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Anatomical Context for Ectopic Thymus

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Ectopic Thymus:

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Thymus, Thyroid

Animal Models for Ectopic Thymus or affiliated genes

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Publications for Ectopic Thymus

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Articles related to Ectopic Thymus:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Ectopic thymus presenting as a retropharyngeal mass: surgical approach. (23354892)
2013
2
Branchiooculofacial syndrome and bilateral ectopic thymus: report of a family. (23106675)
2012
3
Active ectopic thymus predicts poor outcome after thymectomy in class III myasthenia gravis. (22177829)
2012
4
Thrombosed cavernous hemangioma arising in cervical ectopic thymus tissue: a case report. (23248863)
2012
5
Sonographic appearance of intrathyroid ectopic thymus in children. (22362225)
2012
6
Ectopic thymus presenting as neck mass in a neonate: a case report. (21654604)
2011
7
Radiology quiz case 2. Ectopic thymus. (21339410)
2011
8
Clinical management of cervical ectopic thymus in children. (21843706)
2011
9
Vascularized tissue engineering mouse chamber model supports thymopoiesis of ectopic thymus tissue grafts. (19715386)
2010
10
Ectopic thymus presenting as a right-side cervical mass in an infant. (18839165)
2009
11
Inspiratory stridor and dysphagia in two newborn infants caused by ectopic thymus tissue. (19104836)
2009
12
Cervical ectopic thymus. (19177048)
2009
13
Ectopic thymus presenting as a thyroid nodule in a patient with the Carney complex. (19265501)
2009
14
Cervical ectopic thymus in a 9-month-old girl: diagnostic difficulties. (19641469)
2009
15
Solid cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (19573646)
2009
16
Clear cell carcinoma originating from ectopic thymus. (19440827)
2009
17
Cervical ectopic thymus presenting as a painless neck mass in a child. (17966246)
2007
18
Images in pathology: micronodular epithelial hyperplasia in ectopic thymus. (16501838)
2006
19
Cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (16397725)
2006
20
Ectopic thymus presenting as a subglottic mass: diagnostic and management dilemmas. (15763300)
2005
21
Cervical ectopic thymus: a case report and review of the literature. (12363426)
2002
22
Ectopic thymus presenting as neck mass. (12508495)
2002
23
The analogy in cell immunophenotype and parameters of cell cycle of ectopic thymus, normal thymus, and some acute lymphoblastic leukemia of T-phenotype. (12458329)
2002
24
Adult ectopic thymus adjacent to thyroid and parathyroid. (11371249)
2001
25
Ectopic thymus presenting as a submandibular swelling. (11474464)
2001
26
Ectopic thymus presenting as a solid submandibular neck mass in an infant: case report and review of literature. (10519705)
1999
27
Ectopic thymus presenting as a neck swelling in a newborn. (17341962)
1998
28
Malignant thymoma in an ectopic thymus: CT appearance. (1885808)
1991
29
Bilateral ectopic thymus gland tissue associated with the cleft lip and palate. (2748765)
1989
30
Ectopic thymus in the neck; a case report and review of the literature. (3676587)
1987
31
Ectopic thymus: presenting as neck mass. (6726580)
1984
32
Radiologic seminar CCVII: ectopic thymus. (7431388)
1980
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Ectopic thymus of the neck--report of three examples in children. (1161677)
1975

Variations for Ectopic Thymus

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Expression for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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Compounds related to Ectopic Thymus according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1cyclic amp45 2410.1CNC2, TFAP2A

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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Products for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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