Categories: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases
Aliases & Descriptions for Hymenolepiasis:
Orphanet epidemiological data:53
Inheritance: Not applicable; Age of onset: All ages; Age of death: normal life expectancy
Global: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases
ICD10: 30 29
Rare infectious diseases
Disease Ontology:11 A parasitic helminthiasis infectious disease that involves infection of the bowel by Hymenolepis nana or Hymenolepis diminuta. The symptoms include diarrhea, gastrointestinal discomfort, itchy anus, poor appetite and weakness.
MalaCards based summary: Hymenolepiasis, also known as hymenolepis infectious disease, is related to opisthorchiasis and tanycytic ependymoma. An important gene associated with Hymenolepiasis is KRT3 (Keratin 3), and among its related pathways are Thromboxane A2 receptor signaling and African trypanosomiasis. The drug albendazole has been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Related mouse phenotype growth/size/body region.
Wikipedia:70 Hymenolepiasis is infestation by one of two species of tapeworm: Hymenolepis nana or H. diminuta.... more...
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Cellular components related to Hymenolepiasis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:
Biological processes related to Hymenolepiasis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:
30ICD10 via Orphanet
39MESH via Orphanet
52OMIM via Orphanet
62SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
66Tumor Gene Family of Databases
68UMLS via Orphanet