MCID: HRN019
MIFTS: 19

Hair-an Syndrome malady

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Summaries for Hair-an Syndrome

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NIH Rare Diseases:42 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 obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome. An important gene associated with Hair-an Syndrome is INS (insulin). Affiliated tissues include heart, pancreas and skin.

Aliases & Classifications for Hair-an Syndrome

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Hair-an Syndrome, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Hair-an Syndrome 42 62
Hyperandrogenism , Insulin Resistance , and Acanthosis Nigricans 42
 
Hyperandrogenic, Insulin-Resistant Acanthosis Nigricans Syndrome 42


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Anatomical: Skin diseases


Related Diseases for Hair-an Syndrome

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Diseases in the Hair Disease family:

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

idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1obesity10.5
2polycystic ovary syndrome10.5
3ovarian stromal hyperthecosis10.5
4acanthosis nigricans10.2
5insulin resistance10.2
6hyperandrogenism10.1
7diabetes mellitus10.0
8hypertension10.0
9vitiligo10.0
10mood disorder10.0

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Symptoms for Hair-an Syndrome

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Hair-an Syndrome

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Anatomical Context for Hair-an Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Hair-an Syndrome:

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Heart, Pancreas, Skin, Ovary

Animal Models for Hair-an Syndrome or affiliated genes

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Publications for Hair-an Syndrome

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Articles related to Hair-an Syndrome:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
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
Clearance of acanthosis nigricans associated with the HAIR-AN syndrome after partial pancreatectomy: an 11-year follow-up. (10474728)
1999
6
Development of diabetes mellitus and hypertension due to aggravation of insulin resistance after estrogen--progestogen in HAIR-AN syndrome. (11229194)
1997
7
Successful treatment of hirsutism in HAIR-AN syndrome using flutamide, spironolactone, and birth control therapy. (9126004)
1997
8
Hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance, and acanthosis nigricans (HAIR-AN) syndrome: spontaneous remission in a 15-year-old girl. (8621823)
1996
9
HAIR-AN syndrome and mental disorders. (8555759)
1995
10
HAIR-AN syndrome]. (7983793)
1994
11
Organic mood disorder associated with the HAIR-AN syndrome. (1627962)
1992
12
Effect of ketoconazole in the hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance and acanthosis nigricans (HAIR-AN) syndrome. (1430411)
1992

Variations for Hair-an Syndrome

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Expression for genes affiliated with Hair-an Syndrome

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Hair-an Syndrome

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Hair-an Syndrome

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Hair-an Syndrome

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