MCID: HRN019
MIFTS: 14

Hair-an Syndrome malady

Categories: Rare diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Hair-an Syndrome

Aliases & Descriptions for Hair-an Syndrome:

Name: Hair-an Syndrome 50 69
Hyperandrogenism , Insulin Resistance , and Acanthosis Nigricans 50
Hyperandrogenic, Insulin-Resistant Acanthosis Nigricans Syndrome 50

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Summaries for Hair-an Syndrome

NIH Rare Diseases : 50 hair-an syndrome is a condition that affects women. it is characterized by hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance, and acanthosis nigricans. insulin resistance is a condition in which the body produces insulin but does not use it properly. this causes the pancreas to produce more insulin. high levels of insulin stimulate the ovaries to make too much androgen, leading too excessive  hair growth, acne, and irregular periods. insulin resistance can also lead to diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and excessive growth and darkening of the skin (aconthosis nigricans). women with hair-an may be born with insulin resistance or acquire it over time. last updated: 5/27/2011

MalaCards based summary : Hair-an Syndrome, also known as hyperandrogenism , insulin resistance , and acanthosis nigricans, is related to acanthosis nigricans and hyperandrogenism. Affiliated tissues include ovary, heart and skin.

Wikipedia : 71 HAIR-AN Syndrome is a rare disease which is a subset of poly-cystic ovary syndrome [PCOS]. Polycystic... more...

Related Diseases for Hair-an Syndrome

Diseases in the Hair Disease family:

Hair-an Syndrome

Diseases related to Hair-an Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

id Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 acanthosis nigricans 9.8
2 hyperandrogenism 9.7
3 mood disorder 9.6

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Hair-an Syndrome

Drugs & Therapeutics for Hair-an Syndrome

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Genetic Tests for Hair-an Syndrome

Anatomical Context for Hair-an Syndrome

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Hair-an Syndrome:

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Ovary, Heart, Skin, Pancreas

Publications for Hair-an Syndrome

Articles related to Hair-an Syndrome:

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id Title Authors Year
1
HAIR-AN syndrome in a male adolescent with concomitant vitiligo. ( 19380681 )
2009
2
Navigating adolescence with a chronic health condition: a perspective on the psychological effects of HAIR-AN syndrome on adolescent girls. ( 17072487 )
2006
3
Biliopancreatic diversion as a novel approach to the HAIR-AN syndrome. ( 15802076 )
2005
4
Clinical profiles, occurrence, and management of adolescent patients with HAIR-AN syndrome. ( 15258677 )
2004
5
HAIR-AN syndrome: a multisystem challenge. ( 11430453 )
2001
6
Clearance of acanthosis nigricans associated with the HAIR-AN syndrome after partial pancreatectomy: an 11-year follow-up. ( 10474728 )
1999
7
Development of diabetes mellitus and hypertension due to aggravation of insulin resistance after estrogen--progestogen in HAIR-AN syndrome. ( 11229194 )
1997
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Successful treatment of hirsutism in HAIR-AN syndrome using flutamide, spironolactone, and birth control therapy. ( 9126004 )
1997
9
Hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance, and acanthosis nigricans (HAIR-AN) syndrome: spontaneous remission in a 15-year-old girl. ( 8621823 )
1996
10
HAIR-AN syndrome and mental disorders. ( 8555759 )
1995
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[HAIR-AN syndrome]. ( 7983793 )
1994
12
Effect of ketoconazole in the hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance and acanthosis nigricans (HAIR-AN) syndrome. ( 1430411 )
1992
13
Organic mood disorder associated with the HAIR-AN syndrome. ( 1627962 )
1992

Variations for Hair-an Syndrome

Expression for Hair-an Syndrome

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Pathways for Hair-an Syndrome

GO Terms for Hair-an Syndrome

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