Aliases & Classifications for Hemifacial Spasm

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Hemifacial Spasm, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Hemifacial Spasm 42


Summaries for Hemifacial Spasm

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NINDS:42 Hemifacial spasm is a neuromuscular disorder characterized by frequent involuntary contractions () of the muscles on one side () of the face (). The disorder occurs in both men and women, although it more frequently affects middle-aged or elderly women. It is much more common in the Asian population.

MalaCards based summary: Hemifacial Spasm is related to hemangioma and blepharospasm. An important gene associated with Hemifacial Spasm is FLT4 (fms-related tyrosine kinase 4), and among its related pathways are Signaling by VEGF and Transcription Ligand dependent activation of the ESR1 SP pathway. The compounds azd 2171 and zd6474 have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include brain, bone and thalamus, and related mouse phenotypes are limbs/digits/tail and liver/biliary system.

Wikipedia:63 Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a rare neuromuscular disease characterized by irregular, involuntary muscle... more...

Related Diseases for Hemifacial Spasm

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Symptoms for Hemifacial Spasm

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Hemifacial Spasm

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Drug clinical trials:

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Genetic Tests for Hemifacial Spasm

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Anatomical Context for Hemifacial Spasm

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Hemifacial Spasm:

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Brain, Bone, Thalamus, Caudate nucleus

Animal Models for Hemifacial Spasm or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Hemifacial Spasm:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053718.4NOS3, MTHFR, VEGFA
2MP:00053708.4VEGFA, FLT4, NOS3
3MP:00053898.1NOS3, MTHFR, FLT4, VEGFA
4MP:00053788.1NOS3, MTHFR, FLT4, VEGFA

Publications for Hemifacial Spasm

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Articles related to Hemifacial Spasm:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm: how can we protect auditory function? (25665598)
2015
2
Lateral basal approach with a supine, no-retractor method for microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm. (25791694)
2015
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Bilateral hemifacial spasm might be cured by unilateral microvascular decompression. (25597484)
2015
4
Microvascular decompression in patients with coexistent trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm and glossopharyngeal neuralgia. (24604137)
2014
5
Delayed dural arteriovenous fistula after microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm. (25328659)
2014
6
Facial nerve palsy and hemifacial spasm. (23931790)
2013
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Use of fillers as adjunct therapy for the treatment of lower face hemifacial spasm. (23559346)
2013
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Hemifacial spasm and recurrent stroke due to vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia coexisting with saccular aneurysm of the basilar artery: a case report. (23546920)
2013
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Relation between the Persistence of an Abnormal Muscle Response and the Long-Term Clinical Course after Microvascular Decompression for Hemifacial Spasm. (24305017)
2013
10
Intraoperative facial electromyography and brainstem auditory evoked potential findings in microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm: correlation with postoperative delayed facial palsy. (22777492)
2012
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The role of autonomic nervous system in the pathophysiology of hemifacial spasm. (22663936)
2012
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The effect of microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm caused by vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia. (23091664)
2012
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Monitoring of abnormal muscle response and facial motor evoked potential during microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm. (23226604)
2012
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Assessment of non-motor hearing symptoms in hemifacial spasm using magnetoencephalography. (22116454)
2012
15
Hemifacial spasm due to contralateral aneurysmal compression of the facial nerve successfully treated with endovascular coil embolization: case report. (21832966)
2011
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An analysis of failed microvascular decompression in patients with hemifacial spasm: focused on the early reoperative findings. (20949293)
2010
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Validation of a Chinese version of disease specific quality of life scale (HFS-36) for hemifacial spasm in Taiwan. (20034399)
2009
18
Outcome predictors, efficacy and safety of Botox and Dysport in the long-term treatment of hemifacial spasm. (19364366)
2009
19
Hemifacial spasm and pontine compression caused by a giant vertebrobasilar dolichoectasia. (19295203)
2009
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Results of auditory brainstem response monitoring of microvascular decompression: a prospective study of 22 patients with hemifacial spasm. (19655333)
2009
21
The role of genetic factors in the development of hemifacial spasm: preliminary results. (18642643)
2008
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Chronologic analysis of symptomatic change following microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm: value for predicting midterm outcome. (18665406)
2008
23
Focal motor seizures mimicking hemifacial spasm. (18325823)
2008
24
Imaging in hemifacial spasm and hypertension. (17851251)
2007
25
A double-blind, randomized, crossover study of prosigne versus botox in patients with blepharospasm and hemifacial spasm. (17272968)
2007
26
Hemifacial spasm induced by trigeminal stimuli and coupled with ipsilateral migraine: a spasmodic migraine. (16919068)
2006
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Hemifacial spasm associated with otitis media with effusion: a first reported case. (16293320)
2006
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Post-traumatic hemifacial spasm. (16860719)
2006
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Hemifacial spasm resulting from vertebral artery dolichoectasia. (22473144)
2005
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Health-related quality of life in blepharospasm or hemifacial spasm. (15595940)
2005
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Hemifacial spasm: results of treatment with low dose botulinum toxin injection. (15560699)
2004
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Microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm caused by the vertebral artery: a simple and effective transposition method using surgical glue. (15031085)
2004
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Demonstration of neurovascular compression in trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm with magnetic resonance imaging: comparison with surgical findings in 60 consecutive cases. (12648904)
2003
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Lateral spread response elicited by double stimulation in patients with hemifacial spasm. (12115973)
2002
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Monitoring of facial evoked EMG for hemifacial spasm: a critical analysis of its prognostic value. (11437290)
2001
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Accommodative esotropia: an unrecognized cause of hemifacial spasm in children. (11508921)
2001
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Neuroendoscopy in microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm: technical note. (10935228)
2000
38
Use of botulinum toxin A in the treatment of hemifacial spasm and blepharospasm. (10063705)
1999
39
Unilateral glaucomatous damage in a patient with hemifacial spasm. (10420114)
1999
40
Bilateral hemifacial spasm: a report of five cases and a literature review. (10091632)
1999
41
Hemifacial spasm. (9598695)
1998
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Computed tomographic analysis of hemifacial spasm: narrowing of the posterior fossa as a possible facilitating factor for neurovascular compression. (9153617)
1997
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Microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm: analysis of 266 patients at Ramathibodi Hospital. (8855618)
1996
44
Hemifacial spasm: treatment with pizotifen. (8676145)
1996
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Hemifacial spasm: successful treatment with felbamate. (7673772)
1995
46
Recordings from the facial motonucleus in rats with signs of hemifacial spasm. (7870279)
1994
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Hemifacial spasm in an infant due to fourth ventricular ganglioglioma. Case report. (2045898)
1991
48
Hemifacial spasm and facial myokymia: electrophysiological findings. (3614256)
1987
49
Intracranial microvascular decompression for "cryptogenic" hemifacial spasm, trigeminal and glossopharyngeal neuralgia, paroxysmal vertigo and tinnitus: I. Surgical technique and results. (3733416)
1986
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Blepharospasm, Meige syndrome, and hemifacial spasm: treatment with botulinum toxin. (4033932)
1985

Variations for Hemifacial Spasm

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Expression for genes affiliated with Hemifacial Spasm

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Hemifacial Spasm

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Pathways related to Hemifacial Spasm according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1
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9.5FLT4, VEGFA
2
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Development Ligand dependent activation of the ESR1 AP 1 pathway58
9.4VEGFA, TYMS
3
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One Carbon Metabolism36
dTMP de novo biosynthesis (mitochondrial)36
tetrahydrofolate salvage from 5,10-methenyltetrahydrofolate36
Trans-sulfuration and one carbon metabolism36
methionine salvage36
Methionine metabolism58
9.3MTHFR, TYMS
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9.3TYMS, MTHFR
59.2FLT4, NOS3
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9.2FLT4, NOS3
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9.2NOS3, FLT4
89.1NOS3, VEGFA
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Development VEGF signaling via VEGFR2 generic cascades58
9.1NOS3, VEGFA
10
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Angiogenesis36
9.1NOS3, VEGFA
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8.7NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
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8.7NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
138.7NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
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VEGFR1 specific signals36
8.7NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
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8.7VEGFA, FLT4, NOS3

Compounds for genes affiliated with Hemifacial Spasm

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Compounds related to Hemifacial Spasm according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1azd 2171439.9VEGFA, FLT4
2zd6474439.9FLT4, VEGFA
3axitinib59 43 1211.9FLT4, VEGFA
4su5416439.9VEGFA, FLT4
5sunitinib43 49 1211.8FLT4, VEGFA
6regorafenib49 1210.8VEGFA, FLT4
7ch2h4folate439.8TYMS, MTHFR
85,10-Methylene-THF249.8TYMS, MTHFR
9pemetrexed49 1210.7TYMS, MTHFR
10vinorelbine43 49 1211.7TYMS, VEGFA
11b vitamins439.7TYMS, MTHFR
12bevacizumab49 1210.7MTHFR, VEGFA
13tetrahydrofolate439.7TYMS, MTHFR
14thiopurine439.7MTHFR, TYMS
15cetuximab43 49 1211.7VEGFA, TYMS
16erlotinib43 49 1211.5VEGFA, TYMS
17vitamin b6439.5MTHFR, TYMS
18topotecan43 1210.5VEGFA, TYMS
19perindopril43 49 1211.5NOS3, VEGFA
20candesartan43 49 28 1212.4NOS3, VEGFA
21apocynin43 5910.4NOS3, VEGFA
22carvedilol43 49 28 1212.4NOS3, VEGFA
23radicicol43 59 1211.4VEGFA, NOS3
24sildenafil28 43 49 24 1213.3NOS3, VEGFA
25pyridoxal 5-phosphate439.3MTHFR, TYMS
26aicar43 24 1211.3TYMS, NOS3
27capecitabine43 49 1211.3MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
28taxane439.3TYMS, VEGFA, MTHFR
29leucovorin43 49 1211.3TYMS, VEGFA, MTHFR
30oxaliplatin43 49 1211.3MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
31irinotecan43 49 1211.2MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
32carboplatin43 49 1211.2MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
33gemcitabine43 49 1211.2TYMS, VEGFA, MTHFR
34thymidylate439.2MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
355fluorouracil439.2TYMS, VEGFA, MTHFR
36dihydrofolate439.0MTHFR, TYMS
37ang ii439.0NOS3, VEGFA
38matrigel439.0NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
39docetaxel43 49 59 1212.0TYMS, VEGFA, NOS3
40ly294002439.0NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA
41tamoxifen43 49 28 1212.0TYMS, VEGFA, NOS3
42cyclophosphamide43 49 1210.9NOS3, MTHFR, VEGFA
43folate438.9TYMS, MTHFR, NOS3
44doxorubicin43 49 1210.9TYMS, VEGFA, NOS3
45methotrexate49 43 1210.9TYMS, MTHFR, NOS3
46cisplatin43 49 59 1211.8TYMS, VEGFA, MTHFR
47paclitaxel43 49 1210.6NOS3, FLT4, VEGFA, TYMS
48vegf438.6TYMS, VEGFA, FLT4, NOS3
49fluorouracil49 129.4NOS3, MTHFR, VEGFA, TYMS
50estrogen438.4NOS3, MTHFR, FLT4, VEGFA

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Hemifacial Spasm

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Biological processes related to Hemifacial Spasm according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1positive regulation of protein kinase C signalingGO:00900379.7FLT4, VEGFA
2cellular response to vascular endothelial growth factor stimulusGO:00359249.7VEGFA, FLT4
3vascular endothelial growth factor receptor signaling pathwayGO:00480109.6FLT4, VEGFA
4positive regulation of endothelial cell migrationGO:00105959.6FLT4, VEGFA
5positive regulation of endothelial cell proliferationGO:00019389.6VEGFA, FLT4
6response to folic acidGO:00515939.5MTHFR, TYMS
7response to hypoxiaGO:00016669.3MTHFR, VEGFA
8positive regulation of protein phosphorylationGO:00019349.2FLT4, VEGFA
9lung developmentGO:00303249.1NOS3, VEGFA
10positive regulation of angiogenesisGO:00457669.0NOS3, VEGFA

Molecular functions related to Hemifacial Spasm according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1flavin adenine dinucleotide bindingGO:00506609.0NOS3, MTHFR
2NADP bindingGO:00506618.7NOS3, MTHFR

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