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Klippel-Feil Syndrome malady

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Aliases & Classifications for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Aliases & Descriptions for Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

Name: Klippel-Feil Syndrome 10 23 46 12 36
Congenital Dystrophia Brevicollis 10 23
Cervical Vertebral Fusion 45 23
Klippel Feil Syndrome 45 24
Klippel-Feil Deformity, Deafness and Facial Asymmetry 10
Congenital Synostosis of Cervical Vertebrae 10
Klippel-Feil Syndrome, Autosomal Dominant 65
Autosomal Dominant Klippel-Feil Syndrome 10
Vertebral Cervical Fusion Syndrome 23
 
Cervical Vertebral Fusion Syndrome 23
Dystrophia Brevicollis Congenita 23
Klippel-Feil and Turner Syndrome 10
Fusion of Cervical Vertebrae 23
Cervical Fusion Syndrome 23
Klippel-Feil Deformity 23
Klippel-Feil Sequence 23
Kfs 23


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Disease Ontology10 DOID:10426
ICD9CM29 756.16
MeSH36 D007714
ICD1027 Q76.1

Summaries for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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NIH Rare Diseases:45 Klippel feil syndrome (kfs) is a congenital, musculoskeletal condition characterized by the fusion of at least two vertebrae of the neck. common symptoms include a short neck, low hairline at the back of the head, and restricted mobility of the upper spine. this condition can cause chronic headaches as well as pain in both the neck and the back. other features may involve various other body parts or systems. sometimes, kfs occurs as a feature of another disorder or syndrome, such as wildervanck syndrome or hemifacial microsomia. in these cases, affected people have the features of both kfs and the additional disorder. kfs may be caused by mutations in the gdf6 or gdf3 gene and inherited in an autosomal dominant manner; or, it may be caused by mutations in the meox1 gene and inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. treatment is symptomatic and may include medications, surgery, and/or physical therapy. last updated: 9/10/2015

MalaCards based summary: Klippel-Feil Syndrome, also known as congenital dystrophia brevicollis, is related to klippel-feil syndrome 1, autosomal dominant and cervicitis. An important gene associated with Klippel-Feil Syndrome is GDF6 (Growth Differentiation Factor 6), and among its related pathways is . Affiliated tissues include cervical vertebra, bone and spinal cord, and related mouse phenotypes are skeleton and limbs/digits/tail.

Disease Ontology:10 A physical disorder that has material basis in abnormal segmentation of the vertebra during fetal development which results in fusion located in cervical vertebra.

NINDS:46 Klippel-Feil Syndrome is a rare disorder characterized by the congenital fusion of any 2 of the 7 cervical (neck) vertebrae. It is caused by a failure in the normal segmentation or division of the cervical vertebrae during the early weeks of fetal development. The most common signs of the disorder are short neck, low hairline at the back of the head, and restricted mobility of the upper spine. Associated abnormalities may include (curvature of the spine), (a birth defect of the spine), anomalies of the kidneys and the ribs, cleft palate, respiratory problems, and heart malformations. The disorder also may be associated with abnormalities of the head and face, skeleton, sex organs, muscles, brain and spinal cord, arms, legs, and fingers.

Genetics Home Reference:23 Klippel-Feil syndrome is a bone disorder characterized by the abnormal joining (fusion) of two or more spinal bones in the neck (cervical vertebrae). The vertebral fusion is present from birth. Three major features result from this vertebral fusion: a short neck, the resulting appearance of a low hairline at the back of the head, and a limited range of motion in the neck. Most affected people have one or two of these characteristic features. Less than half of all individuals with Klippel-Feil syndrome have all three classic features of this condition.

Wikipedia:68 Klippel–Feil syndrome is a rare disease, initially reported in 1912 by Maurice Klippel and André Feil... more...

Related Diseases for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Diseases in the Klippel-Feil Syndrome family:

Klippel-Feil Syndrome 1, Autosomal Dominant Klippel-Feil Syndrome 3, Autosomal Dominant
Klippel-Feil Syndrome 2 Klippel-Feil Syndrome 1
Klippel-Feil Syndrome 3

Diseases related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1klippel-feil syndrome 1, autosomal dominant31.3GDF3, GDF6
2cervicitis11.1
3klippel-feil syndrome 210.8
4klippel-feil syndrome 3, autosomal dominant10.8
5mitral regurgitation, conductive deafness, and fusion of cervical vertebrae and of carpal and tarsal bones10.7
6klippel-feil syndrome 4, autosomal recessive, with myopathy and facial dysmorphism10.7
7situs inversus10.7
8scoliosis10.6
9sprengel deformity10.6
10frontonasal dysplasia klippel feil syndrome10.6
11klippel-feil syndrome 310.6
12isolated klippel-feil syndrome10.6
13schizophrenia10.5
14quadriplegia10.5
15syringomyelia10.5
16thoracic outlet syndrome10.5
17klippel-feil syndrome 110.5
18murcs association10.5
19craniosynostosis10.4
20hydrocephalus10.4
21meningocele10.4
22meningitis10.4
23respiratory failure10.4
24aortic coarctation10.4
25aneurysm10.4
26neurenteric cyst10.4
27kallmann syndrome10.3
28rheumatoid arthritis10.3
29asthma10.3
30fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva10.3
31allergic rhinitis10.3
32rothmund-thomson syndrome10.3
33lipoma10.3
34pulmonary hypertension10.3
35anencephaly10.3
36arthritis10.3
37diamond-blackfan anemia10.3
38pseudoarthrosis10.3
39spinal cord injury10.3
40spinal stenosis10.3
41polydactyly10.3
42hypoparathyroidism10.3
43arachnoiditis10.3
44aseptic meningitis10.3
45eclampsia10.3
46bell's palsy10.3
47lateral sclerosis10.3
48ankylosis10.3
49cleft lip10.3
50dextrocardia10.3

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Symptoms for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Interventional clinical trials:

idNameStatusNCT IDPhase
1Rare Disease Patient Registry: Coordination of Rare Diseases at SanfordRecruitingNCT01793168

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Genetic Tests for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Genetic tests related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

id Genetic test Affiliating Genes
1 Klippel Feil Syndrome24

Anatomical Context for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

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Bone, Spinal cord, Kidney, Heart, Brain, Lung, Tonsil

FMA organs/tissues related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

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Cervical vertebra

Animal Models for Klippel-Feil Syndrome or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053908.7GDF6, MEOX1, PAX1, RIPPLY2
2MP:00053718.6GDF6, MEOX1, PAX1, RIPPLY2
3MP:00053808.3GDF3, MEOX1, PAX1, RIPPLY2
4MP:00053787.9GDF3, GDF6, MEOX1, PAX1, RIPPLY2

Publications for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Articles related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Type II Klippel-Feil syndrome with accompanying rare costa deformity: rib fusion. (25937113)
2015
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Repeated anesthetic management for a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome. (25191983)
2014
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Postsurgical pneumoencephaly in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome. (24429049)
2014
4
The multiple associations of Klippel-Feil syndrome. (24950730)
2014
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Two case reports of an unusual association between Klippel-Feil syndrome and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Do they share same genetic defect? (24339616)
2013
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Surgical treatment of Klippel-Feil syndrome with basilar invagination. (22926486)
2013
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Duplication of the mandible in Klippel-Feil syndrome. (23357707)
2013
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Klippel-Feil syndrome associated with a craniocervico-thoracic dermoid cyst. (23646276)
2013
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Cervical canal stenosis caused by progressive fusion and enlargement of cervical vertebrae with features of Proteus syndrome and Klippel-Feil syndrome. (23760594)
2013
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Pentax-AWS video laryngoscope for tracheal intubation in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome. (24478859)
2013
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Duplicated odontoid process and atlas clefts associated to Klippel-Feil syndrome. (22513073)
2012
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Bilateral scaphotrapezium coalition with bilateral scaphoid nonunion in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome: a case report. (22379450)
2011
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Omovertebral bone associated with Sprengel deformity and Klippel-Feil syndrome leading to cervical myelopathy. (20672958)
2010
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Cor Triatrium in Klippel-Feil syndrome. (19327591)
2009
15
Klippel-Feil syndrome in association with posterior fossa dermoid tumour. (19229468)
2009
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Mutations in GDF6 are associated with vertebral segmentation defects in Klippel-Feil syndrome. (18425797)
2008
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Cervical myelopathy caused by pseudoarthrosis between posterior arch of the atlas and lamina of the axis in Klippel-Feil syndrome: a case report. (18458595)
2008
18
Klippel-Feil syndrome with situs inversus--a rare association. (18474164)
2008
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Klippel-Feil syndrome and Sprengel deformity combined with an intraspinal course of the left subclavian artery and a bovine aortic arch variant. (18024572)
2008
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Cervical myelopathy in Klippel-Feil syndrome. (18975531)
2008
21
Klippel-Feil syndrome: a case report and current understanding of molecular genetic background. (17822192)
2007
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Thoracic outlet syndrome portending Klippel-Feil syndrome. (16650793)
2006
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Klippel-Feil syndrome accompanied by an aneurysm of the non-coronary sinus of Valsalva. (17106170)
2006
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Central cord syndrome in patients with Klippel-Feil syndrome resulting from winter sports: report of 3 cases. (16685084)
2006
25
Diagnostic importance of 3D CT images in Klippel-Feil Syndrome with multiple skeletal anomalies: a case report. (16374086)
2005
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Rothmund-Thomson syndrome, Klippel-Feil syndrome, and osteosarcoma. (15197508)
2004
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Vertebral arterial dissection associated with Klippel-Feil syndrome in a child. (11935247)
2002
28
Klippel-Feil syndrome in the prehispanic population of El Hierro (Canary Islands). (11203718)
2001
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Craniofacial characteristics of Klippel-Feil syndrome in an eight year old female. (11314151)
2000
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Klippel-Feil syndrome, thenar hypoplasia, carpal anomalies and situs inversus viscerum. (11045589)
2000
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Association of posterior fossa dermoid cyst and Klippel-Feil syndrome. (9432185)
1998
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The cervical spine in the Klippel-Feil syndrome. A report of 57 cases. (8557413)
1995
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Klippel-Feil syndrome: patterns of bony fusion and wasp-waist sign. (8272889)
1993
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Anomalous rib presenting as cervical myelopathy: a previously unreported variant of Klippel-Feil syndrome. Case report. (1869950)
1991
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Neuroschisis of the cervical spinal cord in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome. (3587559)
1987
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Management of Klippel-Feil syndrome: correction. (6502249)
1984
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Combination of the Mayer-Rokitansky-KA1ster and Klippel-Feil syndrome--a case report and literature review. (7117655)
1982
38
Gallbladder agenesis in a patient with Klippel-Feil syndrome. (6895462)
1981
39
Absent ulna in the Klippel-Feil syndrome: an unusual associated malformation. (7363502)
1980
40
Klippel-Feil syndrome and deafness. A study with polytomography. (5026201)
1972
41
Klippel-Feil syndrome and bicuspid aortic valve: report of a case. (4224889)
1966
42
COR TRILOCULARE BIATRIATUM ASSOCIATED WITH KLIPPEL-FEIL SYNDROME. (14340814)
1965
43
KLIPPEL FEIL SYNDROME. A BRIEF REVIEW WITH REPORT OF 7 CASES. (14291035)
1965
44
Klippel-Feil syndrome. Syringomyelia, diastematomyelia, and myelomeningocele--one disease? (13896922)
1961
45
Brevicollis: Klippel-Feil syndrome; case report. (13491099)
1957
46
Case report: Klippel-Feil syndrome. (13186930)
1954
47
A case of Klippel-Feil syndrome in a Chinese naval rating. (14909194)
1952
48
Discussion of the Klippel-Feil syndrome; report of four cases. (18106444)
1949
49
An analysis of the Klippel-Feil syndrome. (21019989)
1946
50
A Case of Klippel-Feil Syndrome. (20784255)
1942

Variations for Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Expression for genes affiliated with Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Pathways related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1
TGF-beta Signaling Pathway (sino)
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9.5

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Klippel-Feil Syndrome

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Biological processes related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1somite rostral/caudal axis specificationGO:00325259.9GDF3, RIPPLY2
2growthGO:00400079.9GDF3, GDF6
3sclerotome developmentGO:00610569.9MEOX1, PAX1
4positive regulation of pathway-restricted SMAD protein phosphorylationGO:00108629.9GDF3, GDF6
5regulation of MAPK cascadeGO:00434089.8GDF3, GDF6
6somitogenesisGO:00017569.8PAX1, RIPPLY2
7SMAD protein signal transductionGO:00603959.8GDF3, GDF6
8cell developmentGO:00484689.7GDF3, GDF6
9BMP signaling pathwayGO:00305099.4GDF3, GDF6
10skeletal system developmentGO:00015019.3GDF3, PAX1
11bone morphogenesisGO:00603499.3PAX1, RIPPLY2

Molecular functions related to Klippel-Feil Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1transforming growth factor beta receptor bindingGO:00051609.9GDF3, GDF6
2cytokine activityGO:00051259.5GDF3, GDF6
3growth factor activityGO:00080839.5GDF3, GDF6

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