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Poems Syndrome malady

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Aliases & Classifications for Poems Syndrome

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Poems Syndrome, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Poems Syndrome 9 41 11 43 47 60
Osteosclerotic Myeloma 41 47 60
Polyneuropathy - Endocrinopathy - Plasma Cell Dyscrasia 41 47
Crow-Fukase Syndrome 41 47
 
Takatsuki Syndrome 41 47
Pep Syndrome 41 47
Polyneuropathy, Organomegaly, Endocrinopathy, M Protein, and Skin Changes Syndrome 41
Polyneuropathy Organomegaly 41


Classifications:



Characteristics (Orphanet epidemiological data):

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poems syndrome:
Age of onset: Adult


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Disease Ontology9 DOID:14039
NCIt38 C80303
MeSH33 D016878
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SNOMED-CT55 79268002
MESH via Orphanet34 D016878
ICD10 via Orphanet26 D47.7
UMLS via Orphanet61 C0085404, C1510415

Summaries for Poems Syndrome

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NIH Rare Diseases:41 Poems syndrome is a rare blood disorder. it is characterized by polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal plasma proliferative disorder, and skin changes. signs and symptoms may include progressive sensorimotor polyneuropathy, enlarged liver and spleen, swollen lymph nodes, and darkening of the skin. further testing and evaluation may show plasma cell disorder and sclerotic bone lesions. many people with poems syndrome have diabetes (20-50%) and primary gonadal failure (55-70%). other general signs and symptoms may include increased body hair, thickening of the skin, whitening of the nails, fatigue, weakness, swelling of the ankles and legs, enlarged breast tissue, generalized aches and pains, fluid in the lungs, and vision changes. sign and symptoms tend to begin in a person's 40's to 50's. poems syndrome is a rapidly progressive disorder that can become life threatening. currently the exact cause of poems syndrome is unknown. researchers believe the syndrome involves an overgrowth of bone marrow cells (plasma cells), which produce chemicals that damage other parts of the body. last updated: 2/18/2013

MalaCards based summary: Poems Syndrome, also known as osteosclerotic myeloma, is related to thrombocytosis and myeloma, and has symptoms including decreased nerve conduction velocity, anterior hypopituitarism and thickened skin. An important gene associated with Poems Syndrome is VEGFA (vascular endothelial growth factor A), and among its related pathways are HIF-1 signaling pathway and Nucleotide-binding domain, leucine rich repeat containing receptor (NLR) signaling pathways. The compounds muramyl tripeptide phosphatidylethanolamine and turpentine have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, bone and liver, and related mouse phenotypes are cardiovascular system and tumorigenesis.

Wikipedia:63 POEMS syndrome (also known as Crow?Fukase syndrome, Takatsuki disease, or PEP syndrome) is a rare... more...

Related Diseases for Poems Syndrome

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Diseases related to Poems Syndrome via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1thrombocytosis30.3IL6, IL1B
2myeloma30.2IL1B, CST3, BGLAP, VEGFA, IL6
3arthritis30.0IL6, IL1B, BGLAP
4kidney disease29.6IL1B, CST3, IL6, VEGFA
5rheumatoid arthritis28.8CCL11, IL6, CST3, VEGFA, BGLAP, IL1B
6polyneuropathy10.8
7hemangioma10.7
8endotheliitis10.7
9castleman's disease10.6
10glomeruloid hemangioma10.6
11pulmonary hypertension10.6
12extramedullary plasmacytoma10.5
13osteosclerotic myeloma10.5
14neuropathy10.5
15central retinal vein occlusion10.5VEGFA
16diabetic macular edema10.5VEGFA
17intervertebral disc disease10.4IL1B
18calciphylaxis10.4
19multiple myeloma10.4
20periodontal disease10.4IL6
21corneal ulcer10.4CCL11
22classic kaposi sarcoma10.4IL6
23demyelinating polyneuropathy10.4
24plasmacytoma10.4
25hematopoietic stem cell transplantation10.3
26peripheral neuropathy10.3
27meningioma, familial10.3CST3
28chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy10.2
29cryoglobulinemia10.2
30choroiditis10.2
31cerebritis10.2
32amyloidosis10.2
33engraftment syndrome10.2
34synovitis10.2IL6, IL1B
35euthyroid sick syndrome10.2IL1B, IL6
36chorioamnionitis10.2IL1B, IL6
37eye disease10.2IL1B, IL6
38acute respiratory distress syndrome10.2IL1B, IL6
39respiratory failure10.2IL1B, IL6
40pulmonary fibrosis10.2
41chronic polyneuropathy10.2
42skin disease10.2IL1B, IL6
43acquired immunodeficiency syndrome10.2IL1B, IL6
44kaposi sarcoma10.2IL6, VEGFA
45meningitis10.2IL1B, IL6
46juvenile rheumatoid arthritis10.2BGLAP, IL6
47otitis media10.2IL1B, CCL11
48polycythemia vera10.2
49myocardial infarction10.2
50alopecia10.2

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Diseases related to poems syndrome

Symptoms for Poems Syndrome

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Symptoms:

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  • thick skin/pachydermia/orange skin
  • irregular/in bands/reticular skin hyperpigmentation
  • hepatomegaly/liver enlargement (excluding storage disease)
  • splenomegaly
  • lymphadenopathy/polyadenopathies
  • hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis functional anomalies/hypopituitarism
  • nerve conduction abnormality
  • agammaglobulinemia/hypogammaglobulinemia/b-cell deficiency
  • gynecomastia/breast/mammary gland enlargement/hyperplasia
  • hirsutism/hypertrichosis/increased body hair
  • arteriovenous malformations/vascular malformations (excluding port-wine stains)
  • lymphedema
  • hypothyroidy
  • insulin-independent/type 2 diabetes
  • late puberty/hypogonadism/hypogenitalism
  • precocious menopause/secondary amenorrhea
  • osteosclerosis/osteopetrosis/bone condensation
  • bone/osseous neoplasm/tumor/carcinoma/cancer
  • tapered fingers
  • hypotrichosis/atrichia/atrichiasis/scalp hairlessness
  • decreased body hair/axillar/pubic hairlessness
  • renal disease/nephropathy
  • cortico-adrenal hypoplasia/insufficiency

HPO human phenotypes related to Poems Syndrome:

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id Description Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 decreased nerve conduction velocity hallmark (90%) HP:0000762
2 anterior hypopituitarism hallmark (90%) HP:0000830
3 thickened skin hallmark (90%) HP:0001072
4 splenomegaly hallmark (90%) HP:0001744
5 hepatomegaly hallmark (90%) HP:0002240
6 lymphadenopathy hallmark (90%) HP:0002716
7 hypogammaglobulinemia hallmark (90%) HP:0004313
8 irregular hyperpigmentation hallmark (90%) HP:0007400
9 gynecomastia typical (50%) HP:0000771
10 hypothyroidism typical (50%) HP:0000821
11 secondary amenorrhea typical (50%) HP:0000869
12 hypertrichosis typical (50%) HP:0000998
13 lymphedema typical (50%) HP:0001004
14 type ii diabetes mellitus typical (50%) HP:0005978
15 neoplasm of the skeletal system typical (50%) HP:0010622
16 increased bone mineral density typical (50%) HP:0011001
17 arteriovenous malformation typical (50%) HP:0100026
18 nephropathy occasional (7.5%) HP:0000112
19 tapered finger occasional (7.5%) HP:0001182
20 primary adrenal insufficiency occasional (7.5%) HP:0008207

Drugs & Therapeutics for Poems Syndrome

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Genetic Tests for Poems Syndrome

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Anatomical Context for Poems Syndrome

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Poems Syndrome:

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Skin, Bone, Liver, Breast, Lymph node, Spleen, Lung, Testes, Endothelial, Bone marrow, B cells, Heart, Kidney, Thyroid, Myeloid, Colon, Pancreas, T cells, Pituitary

Animal Models for Poems Syndrome or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Poems Syndrome:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053858.3CST3, IL1B, IL6, VEGFA
2MP:00020068.0CST3, IL1B, IL6, VEGFA

Publications for Poems Syndrome

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Articles related to Poems Syndrome:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Altered axonal excitability properties and nerve edema in POEMS syndrome. (25735476)
2015
2
POEMS syndrome - A case report revealing a complex evolving diagnosis. (25678977)
2015
3
Computed tomography assessment of bone lesions in patients with POEMS syndrome. (25253619)
2014
4
Correlation between serum level of vascular endothelial growth factor and subfoveal choroidal thickness in patients with POEMS syndrome. (25367833)
2014
5
The characteristics of ascites in patients with POEMS syndrome. (23811954)
2013
6
Outcomes of patients with POEMS syndrome treated initially with radiation. (23699599)
2013
7
POEMS syndrome and Castleman disease. (24006526)
2013
8
POEMS syndrome presenting with acute demyelinating polyneuropathy: increased terminal latency indices and uniform demyelination. (23812201)
2013
9
Glomeruloid hemangiomas in the absence of POEMS syndrome. (22443389)
2012
10
Hemangioma in POEMS syndrome: an atypical clinical and histological presentation. (21749469)
2012
11
POEMS syndrome with prominent acute axonal lesions. (21982617)
2012
12
Comparison of imaging methods in POEMS syndrome. (22580861)
2012
13
Mobilization of PBSCs in poor mobilizers with POEMS syndrome using G-CSF with plerixafor. (22609884)
2012
14
The clinical study of POEMS syndrome in China. (20424579)
2010
15
Crow-Fukase (POEMS) syndrome]. (20420180)
2010
16
POEMS syndrome, congestive heart failure and thalidomide -food for thought. (20823658)
2010
17
A case of POEMS syndrome with mixed hyaline vascular and plasma cell type Castleman's disease. (19670555)
2009
18
POEMS syndrome with an isolated lytic lesion and glomeruloid hemangiomas: report of one case]. (19701559)
2009
19
Bilateral non-simultaneous optic neuropathy and unilateral macular edema in a patient with POEMS syndrome. (19123170)
2009
20
POEMS syndrome: a case report. (19119489)
2008
21
Endocrinopathy in POEMS syndrome: the Mayo Clinic experience. (17605964)
2007
22
A case of POEMS syndrome with cystoid macular edema. (15767082)
2005
23
Polyneuropathy in POEMS syndrome: role of angiogenic factors in the pathogenesis. (15975949)
2005
24
Restricted use of Vlambda genes in POEMS syndrome. (15075094)
2004
25
Thalidomide in POEMS syndrome: case report. (15114600)
2004
26
POEMS syndrome, fibrinogen, and ischemic stroke: a critical point of view. (14732636)
2004
27
POEMS syndrome. (14715103)
2003
28
Crow-Fukase (POEMS) syndrome: a study of peripheral nerve biopsy in five new cases. (12904234)
2003
29
Long-term follow-up on a patient with incomplete POEMS syndrome undergoing high-dose therapy and autologous blood stem cell transplantation. (12360984)
2002
30
POEMS syndrome: a case report and discussion. (11378655)
2001
31
Glomeruloid haemangioma and POEMS syndrome. (11572909)
2001
32
Pulmonary hypertension in POEMS syndrome: a new feature mediated by cytokines. (9517610)
1998
33
Abnormal FSH hypersecretion as an endocrinological manifestation of POEMS syndrome. (9625458)
1998
34
Long term melphalan-prednisolone chemotherapy for POEMS syndrome. (9328260)
1997
35
Myeloneuropathy in POEMS syndrome. (8941279)
1996
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Pro-inflammatory cytokines: a pathogenic key of POEMS syndrome]. (8881441)
1996
37
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis associated with multiple myeloma, endocrinopathy and skin changes suggestive of a POEMS syndrome variant. (7595623)
1995
38
Cryoglobulinemia and other dysproteinemias, familial Mediterranean fever, and POEMS syndrome. (7718425)
1995
39
POEMS syndrome in a female Italian patient. A case report. (8539476)
1995
40
POEMS syndrome: clinical, pathological and immunological study of a case. (7708142)
1994
41
Alopecia as a rare cutaneous manifestation of POEMS syndrome. (7918001)
1994
42
Castleman disease in POEMS syndrome with elevated interleukin-6. (8499003)
1993
43
POEMS syndrome, osteosclerotic myeloma and Castleman's disease: a case report. (1953537)
1991
44
Renal involvement in POEMS syndrome. (1944731)
1991
45
POEMS syndrome with idiopathic flushing mimicking carcinoid syndrome. (2029023)
1991
46
POEMS syndrome: a rarely diagnosed multisystem disorder. (2163715)
1990
47
The endocrinopathy of POEMS syndrome. (2555917)
1989
48
Refractory ascites due to POEMS syndrome. (2535829)
1989
49
POEMS syndrome associated with cryoglobulinemia, lymphoma, multiple seborrheic keratosis, and ichthyosis. (2848065)
1988
50
Renal ultrasound in POEMS syndrome. (3920286)
1985

Variations for Poems Syndrome

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Expression for genes affiliated with Poems Syndrome

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Poems Syndrome

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Pathways related to Poems Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
19.5IL6, VEGFA
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9.5IL1B, IL6
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Immune response MIF in innate immunity response58
9.5IL6, IL1B
49.5IL6, IL1B
59.5IL6, IL1B
69.5IL6, IL1B
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9.5IL1B, IL6
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thioredoxin pathway36
9.5IL6, IL1B
99.5IL1B, IL6
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9.5IL1B, IL6
11
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9.5IL1B, IL6
12
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9.5IL6, IL1B
139.5IL1B, IL6
149.5IL6, IL1B
159.5IL1B, IL6
169.5IL1B, IL6
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IL27-mediated signaling events36
9.5IL6, IL1B
189.5IL1B, IL6
199.5IL1B, IL6
209.5IL6, IL1B
219.5IL6, IL1B
229.5IL6, IL1B
239.5IL1B, IL6
249.4CCL11, VEGFA
259.4BGLAP, IL6
269.4BGLAP, IL6
279.3CCL11, IL6
289.1VEGFA, IL6, IL1B
299.1VEGFA, IL6, IL1B
309.0IL1B, IL6, BGLAP
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8.9IL1B, IL6, CCL11
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8.9IL1B, IL6, CCL11
33
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Transcription NF kB signaling pathway58
Immune response Toll like receptor TLR ligands and common TLR signaling pathway leading to cell proinflammatory response58
8.9IL1B, IL6, CCL11
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8.9IL1B, IL6, CCL11
35
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8.9CCL11, IL6, IL1B
36
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8.5IL1B, IL6, CCL11, VEGFA

Compounds for genes affiliated with Poems Syndrome

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Compounds related to Poems Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1muramyl tripeptide phosphatidylethanolamine439.9IL1B, IL6
2turpentine439.9IL1B, IL6
3tenidap43 2810.8IL1B, IL6
4anakinra43 1210.8IL1B, IL6
5taurine chloramine439.8IL1B, IL6
6vesnarinone439.7IL6, IL1B
7hbd2439.7IL1B, IL6
8mip 1alpha439.6IL1B, IL6
9pd 169316439.5VEGFA, BGLAP
10bucillamine439.5VEGFA, IL1B, IL6
11triptolide439.5IL6, VEGFA, IL1B
12gm-csf43 2810.5IL1B, IL6, VEGFA
13risedronate43 49 28 59 1213.5IL1B, BGLAP
14ns 39843 5910.5BGLAP, VEGFA, IL1B
15zoledronic acid439.4BGLAP, IL6, VEGFA
16thalidomide43 49 59 1212.4VEGFA, IL6, IL1B
17clodronate43 49 1211.4IL6, IL1B, BGLAP
18helenalin439.4IL1B, IL6
19curcumin439.4IL6, VEGFA, IL1B
20simvastatin43 49 59 28 24 1214.3BGLAP, VEGFA, IL6
21hydrocortisone43 2 59 1212.3IL1B, BGLAP, IL6
22groalpha439.3CCL11, IL6, IL1B
23budesonide43 49 1211.3BGLAP, IL1B, CCL11
24fluticasone propionate43 49 59 1212.3BGLAP, CCL11, IL1B
25poly(i-c)439.3IL6, CCL11, IL1B
26peptidoglycan43 2810.3IL6, IL1B, CCL11
27ccl343 2810.3CCL11, IL1B, IL6
28leukotriene b443 59 2411.2CCL11, IL6, IL1B
29troglitazone43 28 59 1212.2IL6, CCL11, IL1B
30herbimycin a43 5910.2IL1B, IL6, CCL11
31calcitriol43 59 24 1212.2BGLAP, IL1B, IL6
32endotoxin439.2IL1B, CCL11, IL6
33prednisolone43 28 1211.2BGLAP, IL6, CCL11
34pamidronate43 49 1211.1IL6, BGLAP
35prostaglandin439.1IL1B, IL6, CCL11
36infliximab43 49 1211.0VEGFA, IL1B, IL6, BGLAP
3715-deoxy-delta-12,14-prostaglandin j2438.9IL1B, VEGFA, CCL11, IL6
38hyaluronic acid43 249.9VEGFA, CCL11, IL6, IL1B
39ly294002438.9IL6, VEGFA, CCL11, IL1B
40actinomycin d438.8VEGFA, CCL11, IL1B, IL6
41genistein43 28 59 2 24 1213.8IL6, CCL11, IL1B, VEGFA
42histamine43 28 2410.8IL1B, BGLAP, CCL11, IL6
43methotrexate49 43 1210.7CST3, IL6, IL1B
44sb 20358043 599.4IL1B, IL6, CCL11, VEGFA, BGLAP
45pge2438.4IL6, CCL11, IL1B, VEGFA, BGLAP
46cyclosporin a43 28 5910.4CST3, IL6, BGLAP, CCL11
47alanine438.1CCL11, IL6, BGLAP, CST3
48n acetylcysteine438.1CST3, IL1B, IL6, CCL11, VEGFA
49dexamethasone43 49 28 1210.6VEGFA, CCL11, IL6, IL1B, CST3, BGLAP
50vegf437.6CST3, BGLAP, VEGFA, CCL11, IL6, IL1B

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Poems Syndrome

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Cellular components related to Poems Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1secretory granuleGO:00301419.6IL1B, VEGFA
2extracellular spaceGO:00056157.0CST3, IL1B, IL6, CCL11, VEGFA, BGLAP
3extracellular regionGO:00055766.8BGLAP, VEGFA, CCL11, IL6, IL1B, CST3

Biological processes related to Poems Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1positive regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor signaling pathwayGO:00309499.9IL1B, VEGFA
2positive regulation of cell divisionGO:00517819.9IL1B, VEGFA
3positive regulation of nitric oxide biosynthetic processGO:00454299.8IL1B, IL6
4positive regulation of interleukin-6 productionGO:00327559.8IL1B, IL6
5positive regulation of peptidyl-serine phosphorylationGO:00331389.8VEGFA, IL6
6positive regulation of T cell proliferationGO:00421029.8IL6, IL1B
7positive regulation of epithelial cell proliferationGO:00506799.7IL6, VEGFA
8negative regulation of cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic processGO:00431549.7VEGFA, IL6
9response to mechanical stimulusGO:00096129.6IL6, BGLAP
10positive regulation of peptidyl-tyrosine phosphorylationGO:00507319.6VEGFA, IL6
11positive regulation of endothelial cell proliferationGO:00019389.6CCL11, VEGFA
12response to glucocorticoidGO:00513849.4IL6, BGLAP
13positive regulation of sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activityGO:00510919.4IL1B, IL6
14positive regulation of protein phosphorylationGO:00019349.3VEGFA, IL1B
15positive regulation of angiogenesisGO:00457669.3IL1B, CCL11, VEGFA
16regulation of cell shapeGO:00083609.2IL6, CCL11, VEGFA
17inflammatory responseGO:00069549.2CCL11, IL6, IL1B
18positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterGO:00459449.1IL1B, IL6, VEGFA

Molecular functions related to Poems Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1cytokine activityGO:00051259.1IL1B, IL6, VEGFA

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