MCID: JMP002
MIFTS: 10

Jumping Frenchmen of Maine malady

Category: Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Aliases & Descriptions for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine:

Name: Jumping Frenchmen of Maine 48
Exaggerated Startle Reflex 48
Hereditary Hyperexplexia 68
 
'jumpers' of Maine 48
Startle Disease 48

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Summaries for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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NIH Rare Diseases:48 Jumping Frenchmen of Maine is a condition characterized by an unusually extreme startle response. The exact cause of the condition is unknown. One theory is that the disorder occurs because of an extreme conditioned response to a particular situation influenced by cultural factors. It was first identified during the late nineteenth century in Maine and the Canadian province of Quebec in an isolated population of lumberjacks of French Canadian descent. Jumping Frenchmen of Maine is a type of startle-matching syndrome. These syndromes have been described in many different parts of the world. Last updated: 11/20/2015

MalaCards based summary: Jumping Frenchmen of Maine, also known as exaggerated startle reflex, is related to hyperekplexia, hereditary 1, autosomal dominant or recessive and post-traumatic stress disorder, and has symptoms including muscle rigidity and myoclonus.

Related Diseases for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Diseases related to Jumping Frenchmen of Maine via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1hyperekplexia, hereditary 1, autosomal dominant or recessive11.2
2post-traumatic stress disorder10.1

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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UMLS symptoms related to Jumping Frenchmen of Maine:


muscle rigidity, myoclonus

Drugs & Therapeutics for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Interventional clinical trials:

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Genetic Tests for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Anatomical Context for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Publications for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Articles related to Jumping Frenchmen of Maine:

idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Jumping Frenchmen of Maine. (11391751)
2001
2
From the jumping Frenchmen of Maine to post-traumatic stress disorder: the startle response in neuropsychiatry. (1410093)
1992
3
Jumping Frenchmen of Maine. (3528919)
1986
4
Are the jumping Frenchmen of Maine goosey? (7382063)
1980
5
JUMPING FRENCHMEN OF MAINE. (14245522)
1965
6
JUMPING FRENCHMEN OF MAINE." MYRIACHIT. (14247390)
1965
7
Jumping Frenchmen of Maine (myriachit). (5213092)
1964

Variations for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Expression for genes affiliated with Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine.

Pathways for genes affiliated with Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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GO Terms for genes affiliated with Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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Sources for Jumping Frenchmen of Maine

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2CDC
6CNVD
10DGIdb
15ExPASy
16FDA
17FMA
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30ICD10
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67Tumor Gene Family of Databases
68UMLS
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