Categories: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases
Aliases & Descriptions for Hymenolepiasis:
Orphanet epidemiological data:51
Inheritance: Not applicable; Age of onset: Childhood; Age of death: normal life expectancy
Global: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases
ICD10: 28 27
Rare infectious diseases
Disease Ontology:10 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 liver cirrhosis and anus basaloid carcinoma. An important gene associated with Hymenolepiasis is KRT3 (Keratin 3), and among its related pathways are Malaria and Thromboxane A2 receptor signaling. The drug albendazole has been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include liver, salivary gland and skin.
Wikipedia:68 Hymenolepiasis is infestation by one of two species of tapeworm: Hymenolepis nana or H. diminuta.... more...
MalaCards organs/tissues related to Hymenolepiasis:33
Liver, Salivary gland, Skin, Neutrophil, Endothelial, Ovary, Prostate
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Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Hymenolepiasis.
Cellular components related to Hymenolepiasis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:
Biological processes related to Hymenolepiasis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:
28ICD10 via Orphanet
37MESH via Orphanet
50OMIM via Orphanet
60SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
64Tumor Gene Family of Databases
66UMLS via Orphanet