MCID: ECT003
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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 based summary: 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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Ectopic Thymus, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Ectopic Thymus 8 10 62


Classifications:

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Anatomical: Immune diseases


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Disease Ontology8 DOID:6307
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
1cervicitis10.6
2thyroiditis10.3
3acute lymphoblastic leukemia10.1
4hemangioma10.1
5leukemia10.1
6myasthenia gravis10.1
7cleft lip10.1
8carney complex10.1
9branchiooculofacial syndrome10.1
10papillary carcinoma10.1
11cavernous hemangioma10.1
12lymphoblastic leukemia10.1
13thymoma10.1
14dysphagia10.1
15pituitary tumors9.9CNC2, 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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Drug clinical trials:

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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
Cervical ectopic thymus masquerading as metastatic thyroid papillary carcinoma. (20614729)
2010
11
Ectopic thymus presenting as a right-side cervical mass in an infant. (18839165)
2009
12
Inspiratory stridor and dysphagia in two newborn infants caused by ectopic thymus tissue. (19104836)
2009
13
Cervical ectopic thymus. (19177048)
2009
14
Ectopic thymus presenting as a thyroid nodule in a patient with the Carney complex. (19265501)
2009
15
Cervical ectopic thymus in a 9-month-old girl: diagnostic difficulties. (19641469)
2009
16
Solid cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (19573646)
2009
17
Clear cell carcinoma originating from ectopic thymus. (19440827)
2009
18
Cervical ectopic thymus presenting as a painless neck mass in a child. (17966246)
2007
19
Images in pathology: micronodular epithelial hyperplasia in ectopic thymus. (16501838)
2006
20
Cervical ectopic thymus in an infant. (16397725)
2006
21
Ectopic thymus presenting as a subglottic mass: diagnostic and management dilemmas. (15763300)
2005
22
Cervical ectopic thymus: a case report and review of the literature. (12363426)
2002
23
Ectopic thymus presenting as neck mass. (12508495)
2002
24
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
25
Adult ectopic thymus adjacent to thyroid and parathyroid. (11371249)
2001
26
Ectopic thymus presenting as a submandibular swelling. (11474464)
2001
27
Ectopic thymus presenting as a solid submandibular neck mass in an infant: case report and review of literature. (10519705)
1999
28
Ectopic thymus presenting as a neck swelling in a newborn. (17341962)
1998
29
Malignant thymoma in an ectopic thymus: CT appearance. (1885808)
1991
30
Bilateral ectopic thymus gland tissue associated with the cleft lip and palate. (2748765)
1989
31
Ectopic thymus in the neck; a case report and review of the literature. (3676587)
1987
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Ectopic thymus: presenting as neck mass. (6726580)
1984
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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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44Novoseek, 24HMDB
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Compounds related to Ectopic Thymus according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1cyclic amp44 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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22GTR
23HGMD
24HMDB
25ICD10
26ICD10 via Orphanet
27ICD9CM
28IUPHAR
29KEGG
34MeSH
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39NCIt
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58SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
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