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Melnick-Needles Syndrome malady

Categories: Genetic diseases, Rare diseases, Neuronal diseases, Eye diseases, Bone diseases, Fetal diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Aliases & Descriptions for Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

Name: Melnick-Needles Syndrome 51 47 24 25 53 69 26 12 49 67
Mns 47 24 25 69
 
Melnick-Needles Osteodysplasty 47 25 53
Osteodysplasty of Melnick and Needles 47 25

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

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melnick-needles syndrome:
Inheritance: X-linked dominant; Prevalence: <1/1000000 (Worldwide); Age of onset: Childhood

HPO:

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melnick-needles syndrome:
Inheritance: x-linked dominant inheritance
Mortality/Aging: stillbirth

Classifications:



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OMIM51 309350
Orphanet53 ORPHA2484
UMLS via Orphanet68 C0025237
ICD10 via Orphanet30 Q77.8
MedGen36 C0025237

Summaries for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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OMIM:51 Melnick-Needles syndrome is 1 of 4 otopalatodigital syndromes caused by mutations in the FLNA gene. These disorders,... (309350) more...

MalaCards based summary: Melnick-Needles Syndrome, also known as mns, is related to frontometaphyseal dysplasia and otopalatodigital syndrome, type ii, and has symptoms including abnormality of the fontanelles or cranial sutures, hypertelorism and prominent supraorbital ridges. An important gene associated with Melnick-Needles Syndrome is FLNA (Filamin A). Affiliated tissues include bone, kidney and heart.

Genetics Home Reference:25 Melnick-Needles syndrome is a disorder involving abnormalities in skeletal development and other health problems. It is a member of a group of related conditions called otopalatodigital spectrum disorders, which also includes otopalatodigital syndrome type 1, otopalatodigital syndrome type 2, and frontometaphyseal dysplasia. In general, these disorders involve hearing loss caused by malformations in the tiny bones in the ears (ossicles), problems in the development of the roof of the mouth (palate), and skeletal abnormalities involving the fingers and/or toes (digits).

NIH Rare Diseases:47 Melnick-Needles syndrome is a rare disorder involving abnormalities in skeletal development and other health problems. It is a member of a group of related conditions called otopalatodigital spectrum disorders, which typically involve hearing loss caused by malformations in the tiny bones in the ears (ossicles), problems in the development of the roof of the mouth (palate), and skeletal abnormalities involving the fingers and/or toes (digits). Melnick-Needles syndrome is usually the most severe of the otopalatodigital spectrum disorders.  This condition is caused by a mutation in the FLNA gene, and it has X-linked dominant inheritance. Last updated: 4/30/2015

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:69 Melnick-Needles syndrome: Severe congenital bone disorder characterized by typical facies (exophthalmos, full cheeks, micrognathia and malalignment of teeth), flaring of the metaphyses of long bones, s-like curvature of bones of legs, irregular constrictions in the ribs, and sclerosis of base of skull.

Related Diseases for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1frontometaphyseal dysplasia11.6
2otopalatodigital syndrome, type ii11.6
3otopalatodigital syndrome, type i11.4
4frank-ter haar syndrome11.2
5otopalatodigital syndrome10.1
6atelosteogenesis, type i9.9
7boomerang dysplasia9.9
8atelosteogenesis9.9
9sleep apnea9.9
10obstructive sleep apnea9.9
11omphalocele9.9
12epilepsy9.9
13tricuspid valve prolapse9.9
14growth hormone deficiency9.9

Graphical network of diseases related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:



Diseases related to melnick-needles syndrome

Symptoms for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Symptoms by clinical synopsis from OMIM:

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Clinical features from OMIM:

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Human phenotypes related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

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id Description HPO Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 abnormality of the fontanelles or cranial sutures63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000235
2 hypertelorism63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000316
3 prominent supraorbital ridges63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000336
4 micrognathia63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000347
5 proptosis63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000520
6 narrow chest63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000774
7 abnormality of the metaphyses63 hallmark (90%) HP:0000944
8 arachnodactyly63 hallmark (90%) HP:0001166
9 skeletal dysplasia63 hallmark (90%) HP:0002652
10 abnormal cortical bone morphology63 hallmark (90%) HP:0003103
11 short stature63 hallmark (90%) HP:0004322
12 short thorax63 hallmark (90%) HP:0010306
13 long toe63 hallmark (90%) HP:0010511
14 vesicoureteral reflux63 typical (50%) HP:0000076
15 full cheeks63 typical (50%) HP:0000293
16 facial asymmetry63 typical (50%) HP:0000324
17 hearing impairment63 typical (50%) HP:0000365
18 abnormality of the ribs63 typical (50%) HP:0000772
19 abnormality of the clavicle63 typical (50%) HP:0000889
20 abnormality of the metacarpal bones63 typical (50%) HP:0001163
21 joint hypermobility63 typical (50%) HP:0001382
22 abnormality of the cardiac septa63 typical (50%) HP:0001671
23 frontal bossing63 typical (50%) HP:0002007
24 recurrent respiratory infections63 typical (50%) HP:0002205
25 scoliosis63 typical (50%) HP:0002650
26 abnormality of the hip bone63 typical (50%) HP:0003272
27 abnormal form of the vertebral bodies63 typical (50%) HP:0003312
28 craniofacial hyperostosis63 typical (50%) HP:0004493
29 reduced number of teeth63 typical (50%) HP:0009804
30 short distal phalanx of finger63 typical (50%) HP:0009882
31 omphalocele63 occasional (7.5%) HP:0001539
32 respiratory insufficiency63 occasional (7.5%) HP:0002093
33 ureteral stenosis63 HP:0000071
34 hydronephrosis63 HP:0000126
35 cleft palate63 HP:0000175
36 delayed cranial suture closure63 HP:0000270
37 small face63 HP:0000274
38 macrotia63 HP:0000400
39 recurrent otitis media63 HP:0000403
40 long neck63 HP:0000472
41 strabismus63 HP:0000486
42 delayed eruption of teeth63 HP:0000684
43 misalignment of teeth63 HP:0000692
44 pectus excavatum63 HP:0000767
45 hypoplastic scapulae63 HP:0000882
46 short clavicles63 HP:0000894
47 motor delay63 HP:0001270
48 gait disturbance63 HP:0001288
49 limited elbow extension63 HP:0001377
50 failure to thrive63 HP:0001508
51 hoarse voice63 HP:0001609
52 mitral valve prolapse63 HP:0001634
53 tricuspid valve prolapse63 HP:0001704
54 talipes equinovarus63 HP:0001762
55 pes planus63 HP:0001763
56 pulmonary hypertension63 HP:0002092
57 coarse hair63 HP:0002208
58 coxa valga63 HP:0002673
59 kyphoscoliosis63 HP:0002751
60 hip dislocation63 HP:0002827
61 genu valgum63 HP:0002857
62 tibial bowing63 HP:0002982
63 flared metaphysis63 HP:0003015
64 anterior concavity of thoracic vertebrae63 HP:0004611
65 obtuse angle of mandible63 HP:0005446
66 short humerus63 HP:0005792
67 osteolytic defects of the phalanges of the hand63 HP:0009771
68 cone-shaped epiphyses of the phalanges of the hand63 HP:0010230
69 frontal hirsutism63 HP:0011335

UMLS symptoms related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:


hoarseness

Drugs & Therapeutics for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Interventional clinical trials:

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Genetic Tests for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Genetic tests related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

id Genetic test Affiliating Genes
1 Melnick-Needles Syndrome26 24 FLNA

Anatomical Context for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

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Bone, Kidney, Heart, Eye

Animal Models for Melnick-Needles Syndrome or affiliated genes

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Publications for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Articles related to Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Maxillofacial Changes in Melnick-Needles Syndrome. (27478655)
2016
2
Familial periventricular nodular heterotopia, epilepsy and Melnick-Needles Syndrome caused by a single FLNA mutation with combined gain-of-function and loss-of-function effects. (25755106)
2015
3
Correction of spine deformity in patients with Melnick-needles syndrome: report of 2 cases and literature review. (23389572)
2013
4
Orthognathic surgery in Melnick-Needles-Syndrome. Case report and review of the literature. (22014680)
2012
5
Mandibular distraction osteogenesis reconstructed the upper airway in a case of Melnick-Needles syndrome. (20437066)
2011
6
Mutational analysis of two boys with the severe perinatally lethal Melnick-Needles syndrome. (20186808)
2010
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Chronic temporomandibular joint dislocation by mandibular distraction in a patient with Melnick-needles syndrome. (20072009)
2010
8
Expansion of the Spectrum of FLNA Mutations Associated with Melnick-Needles Syndrome. (21031081)
2010
9
Melnick-Needles syndrome associated with growth hormone deficiency: a case report. (21274303)
2009
10
Mandibular distraction osteogenesis in a patient with Melnick-Needles syndrome. (18216701)
2008
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Audiological outcomes after cochlear implantation in a patient with Melnick-Needles syndrome. (18568526)
2008
12
Melnick-Needles Syndrome: report of a case associated with bilateral hypoplasia of the cochlea. (17569979)
2007
13
Otopalatodigital syndrome spectrum disorders: otopalatodigital syndrome types 1 and 2, frontometaphyseal dysplasia and Melnick-Needles syndrome. (16926860)
2007
14
The high-resolution chest CT findings in an adult with Melnick-Needles syndrome. (16919559)
2006
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Melnick-Needles syndrome with obstructive sleep apnea successfully treated with nasal continuous positive airway pressure ventilation. (16440074)
2006
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Melnick-Needles syndrome and GH-deficiency: a possible new association feature. (16402013)
2005
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Fibular lengthening procedure: treatment for lateral instability of the ankle caused by fibular insufficiency in Melnick-Needles syndrome. (15076585)
2004
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Phenotypic variation in Melnick-Needles syndrome is not reflected in X inactivation patterns from blood or buccal smear. (11857561)
2002
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Fronto-otopalatodigital osteodysplasia: clinical evidence for a single entity encompassing Melnick-Needles syndrome, otopalatodigital syndrome types 1 and 2, and frontometaphyseal dysplasia. (10706363)
2000
20
Infant with manifestations of oto-palato-digital syndrome type II and of Melnick-Needles syndrome. (10377016)
1999
21
Clinical and radiological aspects in Melnick-Needles syndrome. (10513069)
1999
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Noncompaction of the ventricular myocardium in Melnick-Needles syndrome. (9215772)
1997
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Are Melnick-Needles syndrome and oto-palato-digital syndrome type II allelic? Observations in a four-generation kindred. (9268106)
1997
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Atypical skeletal changes in otopalatodigital syndrome type II: phenotypic overlap among otopalatodigital syndrome type II, boomerang dysplasia, atelosteogenesis type I and type III, and lethal male phenotype of Melnick-Needles syndrome. (9409862)
1997
25
Melnick-Needles syndrome in a mother and her son. (8831131)
1996
26
Melnick Needles syndrome. (8635812)
1995
27
Autosomal recessive Melnick-Needles syndrome or ter Haar syndrome? Report of a patient and reappraisal of an earlier report. (7778598)
1995
28
Melnick-Needles syndrome. (8024513)
1994
29
Serpentine fibula--polycystic kidney syndrome and Melnick-Needles syndrome are different disorders. (8276023)
1993
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Emergency tracheostomy in a patient with Melnick-Needles syndrome and sleep apnoea. (15125292)
1993
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Case report 717. Osteodysplasty (Melnick-Needles syndrome). (1566112)
1992
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Melnick-Needles syndrome. Four new cases. (1523045)
1992
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Urological manifestations of the Melnick-Needles syndrome: a case report and review of the literature. (2016783)
1991
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Mitral valve and tricuspidal valve prolapse in Melnick-Needles syndrome. (1743220)
1991
35
Melnick-Needles syndrome (osteodysplasty) in an older male--report of a case and a review of the literature. (1913051)
1991
36
Serpentine fibula--polycystic kidney syndrome. A variant of the Melnick-Needles syndrome or a distinct entity? (3409932)
1988
37
Hyperlaxity in males with Melnick-Needles syndrome. (3377003)
1988
38
Melnick-Needles syndrome in males: a lethal multiple congenital anomalies syndrome. (3605194)
1987
39
Melnick-Needles syndrome in males. (3605193)
1987
40
Melnick-Needles syndrome (osteodysplasty). Clinical and radiological heterogeneity. (3793511)
1986
41
The nature of the mandibular lesion in Melnick-Needles syndrome. (6695089)
1984
42
Melnick-Needles syndrome: osteodysplasty with kyphoscoliosis. (6874941)
1983
43
Omphalocele and multiple severe congenital anomalies associated with osteodysplasty (Melnick-Needles syndrome). (7158644)
1982
44
Osteodysplasty (Melnick-Needles syndrome) in a male. (7163256)
1982
45
Melnick-Needles syndrome: indication for an autosomal recessive form. (7158646)
1982
46
Melnick-Needles syndrome: radiographic alterations in the mandible. (663242)
1978
47
Melnick-Needles syndrome. (105122)
1978
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Osteodysplastia (Melnick-Needles syndrome). Radiological quiz. (847141)
1977

Variations for Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot genetic disease variations for Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

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id Symbol AA change Variation ID SNP ID
1FLNAp.Ala1188ThrVAR_015703rs28935472
2FLNAp.Ser1199LeuVAR_015704rs28935473
3FLNAp.Asp1184GluVAR_015720rs80338837

Clinvar genetic disease variations for Melnick-Needles Syndrome:

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id Gene Variation Type Significance SNP ID Assembly Location
1FLNANM_001110556.1(FLNA): c.3562G> A (p.Ala1188Thr)SNVPathogenicrs28935472GRCh37Chr X, 153588601: 153588601
2FLNANM_001110556.1(FLNA): c.3596C> T (p.Ser1199Leu)SNVPathogenicrs28935473GRCh37Chr X, 153588567: 153588567
3FLNANM_001110556.1(FLNA): c.3552C> A (p.Asp1184Glu)SNVPathogenicrs80338837GRCh37Chr X, 153588611: 153588611

Expression for genes affiliated with Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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GO Terms for genes affiliated with Melnick-Needles Syndrome

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