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Ectopic Thymus malady

Summaries for Ectopic Thymus

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Wikipedia:63 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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NCIt39 C27804

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
2thyroiditis10.3
3papillary carcinoma10.0
4carney complex10.0
5acute t cell leukemia10.0
6branchiooculofacial syndrome10.0
7cleft lip10.0
8thymus clear cell carcinoma10.0
9cleft palate10.0
10acute leukemia10.0
11cavernous hemangioma10.0
12hemangioma10.0
13leukemia10.0
14lymphoblastic leukemia10.0
15myasthenia gravis10.0
16papillary thyroid carcinoma10.0
17thymoma10.0
18hepatocellular carcinoma10.0TFAP2A
19adenoma10.0CNC
20pituitary tumors10.0CNC, TFAP2A

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Clinical Features 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
A case of primary hyperparathyroidism due to ectopic parathyroid adenoma in the thymus, accompanied with vitamin D deficiency. (23553864)
2013
2
Ectopic thymus presenting as a retropharyngeal mass: surgical approach. (23354892)
2013
3
Branchiooculofacial syndrome and bilateral ectopic thymus: report of a family. (23106675)
2012
4
Active ectopic thymus predicts poor outcome after thymectomy in class III myasthenia gravis. (22177829)
2012
5
Solid ectopic cervical thymus in neonates with thyroid agenesis. (22837294)
2012
6
Thrombosed cavernous hemangioma arising in cervical ectopic thymus tissue: a case report. (23248863)
2012
7
Sonographic appearance of intrathyroid ectopic thymus in children. (22362225)
2012
8
Ectopic thymus presenting as neck mass in a neonate: a case report. (21654604)
2011
9
Papillary carcinoma thyroid with metastasis to ectopic cervical thymus. (21332990)
2011
10
Radiology quiz case 2. Ectopic thymus. (21339410)
2011
11
Ectopic ACTH syndrome associated with large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the thymus. (21757832)
2011
12
Rebound enlargement of an ectopic cervical thymus mimicking relapse of lymphoblastic lymphoma. (21626104)
2011
13
Clinical management of cervical ectopic thymus in children. (21843706)
2011
14
Vascularized tissue engineering mouse chamber model supports thymopoiesis of ectopic thymus tissue grafts. (19715386)
2010
15
Cervical ectopic thymus masquerading as metastatic thyroid papillary carcinoma. (20614729)
2010
16
Ectopic thymus presenting as a right-side cervical mass in an infant. (18839165)
2009
17
Inspiratory stridor and dysphagia in two newborn infants caused by ectopic thymus tissue. (19104836)
2009
18
Cervical ectopic thymus. (19177048)
2009
19
Ectopic thymus presenting as a thyroid nodule in a patient with the Carney complex. (19265501)
2009
20
Cervical ectopic thymus in a 9-month-old girl: diagnostic difficulties. (19641469)
2009
21
Solid cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (19573646)
2009
22
Parathyroid carcinoma in a child: an unusual case of an ectopically located malignant parathyroid gland with tumor invading the thymus. (19635322)
2009
23
Clear cell carcinoma originating from ectopic thymus. (19440827)
2009
24
Cervical ectopic thymus presenting as a painless neck mass in a child. (17966246)
2007
25
Images in pathology: micronodular epithelial hyperplasia in ectopic thymus. (16501838)
2006
26
Cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (16397725)
2006
27
Ectopic thymus presenting as a subglottic mass: diagnostic and management dilemmas. (15763300)
2005
28
Cervical ectopic thymus: a case report and review of the literature. (12363426)
2002
29
Ectopic thymus presenting as neck mass. (12508495)
2002
30
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
31
Adult ectopic thymus adjacent to thyroid and parathyroid. (11371249)
2001
32
Ectopic thymus presenting as a submandibular swelling. (11474464)
2001
33
Ectopic thymus presenting as a solid submandibular neck mass in an infant: case report and review of literature. (10519705)
1999
34
Ectopic thymus presenting as a neck swelling in a newborn. (17341962)
1998
35
Malignant thymoma in an ectopic thymus: CT appearance. (1885808)
1991
36
Bilateral ectopic thymus gland tissue associated with the cleft lip and palate. (2748765)
1989
37
Ectopic thymus in the neck; a case report and review of the literature. (3676587)
1987
38
Ectopic thymus: presenting as neck mass. (6726580)
1984
39
Radiologic seminar CCVII: ectopic thymus. (7431388)
1980
40
Ectopic thymus of the neck--report of three examples in children. (1161677)
1975

Genetic 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 amp44 2410.1CNC, TFAP2A

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Ectopic Thymus

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