LWNH
MCID: LNR007
MIFTS: 23

Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis (LWNH) malady

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Summaries for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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NIH Rare Diseases:42 Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis is a skin condition characterized by swirling streaks of hyperpigmented (darkened) skin. the hyperpigmentation follows the lines of blashko. the hyperpigmentation often occurs alone, but additional symptoms have been described in individual cases. its occurrence is nearly always sporadic. the cause of linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis is not known. last updated: 3/18/2013

MalaCards based summary: Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis, also known as LWNH, is related to ichthyosis vulgaris and cerebritis, and has symptoms including An important gene associated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis is IKBKG (inhibitor of kappa light polypeptide gene enhancer in B-cells, kinase gamma). Affiliated tissues include skin.

Wikipedia:65 Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis (also known as \"Linear nevoid hyperpigmentation,\"... more...

Description from OMIM:46 614323

Aliases & Classifications for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis 42 48 46
Lwnh 42 62
Nevoid Hypermelanosis, Linear and Whorled 42
Reticulate Hyperpigmentation of Iijima 42
 
Linear and Whorled Hypermelanosis 42
Zosteriform Lentiginous Nevus 42
Zosteriform Hyperpigmentation 42
Zebra-Like Hyperpigmentation 42


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Malacards categories (disease lists): (See all malacards categories)
Global: Rare diseases
Anatomical: Skin diseases
Orphanet: 48 
Rare skin diseases


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OMIM46 614323
ICD10 via Orphanet26 L81.4
UMLS via Orphanet63 C1304501

Related Diseases for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Diseases related to Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1ichthyosis vulgaris10.6
2cerebritis10.6
3inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal nevus10.6
4epidermal nevus10.6
5aneurysm10.6
6cerebral aneurysms10.6

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Diseases related to linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis

Symptoms for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Symptoms by clinical synopsis from OMIM:

614323

Clinical features from OMIM:

614323

HPO human phenotypes related to Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis:

id Description Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 autosomal dominant inheritance HP:0000006
2 eosinophilia HP:0001880
3 infantile onset HP:0003593
4 hyperpigmented streaks HP:0007572

Drugs & Therapeutics for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Anatomical Context for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis:

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Animal Models for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis or affiliated genes

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Publications for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Articles related to Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis:

idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis complicated with inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal nevus and ichthyosis vulgaris. (17973817)
2007
2
Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis with bilateral giant cerebral aneurysms. (12239729)
2002

Variations for Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Expression for genes affiliated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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GO Terms for genes affiliated with Linear and Whorled Nevoid Hypermelanosis

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14FMA
22GTR
23HGMD
24HMDB
25ICD10
26ICD10 via Orphanet
27ICD9CM
28IUPHAR
29KEGG
34MeSH
35MESH via Orphanet
36MGI
39NCIt
40NDF-RT
43NINDS
44Novoseek
46OMIM
47OMIM via Orphanet
51PubMed
52QIAGEN
58SNOMED-CT via Orphanet
62UMLS
63UMLS via Orphanet