MCID: ALP005
MIFTS: 23

Alpha Chain Disease

Categories: Gastrointestinal diseases, Immune diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Alpha Chain Disease

MalaCards integrated aliases for Alpha Chain Disease:

Name: Alpha Chain Disease 12 15
Immunoproliferative Small Intestinal Disease 74
Seligmann's Disease 12

Classifications:



External Ids:

Disease Ontology 12 DOID:0060126
UMLS 74 C0021071

Summaries for Alpha Chain Disease

Disease Ontology : 12 A heavy chain disease that results from an overproduction of alpha antibodies (IgA).

MalaCards based summary : Alpha Chain Disease, also known as immunoproliferative small intestinal disease, is related to lymphoma and intestinal disease, and has symptoms including fever, abdominal pain and diarrhea. An important gene associated with Alpha Chain Disease is JCHAIN (Joining Chain Of Multimeric IgA And IgM). Affiliated tissues include small intestine, colon and t cells.

Related Diseases for Alpha Chain Disease

Diseases in the Mu Chain Disease family:

Alpha Chain Disease Delta Chain Disease

Diseases related to Alpha Chain Disease via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 lymphoma 10.4
2 intestinal disease 10.0
3 alpha-heavy chain disease 10.0
4 immunoglobulin a deficiency 1 9.7
5 heavy chain disease 9.7
6 gamma heavy chain disease 9.7
7 schistosomiasis 9.7
8 coccidiosis 9.7
9 plasmacytoma 9.7
10 toxoplasmosis 9.7

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Alpha Chain Disease:



Diseases related to Alpha Chain Disease

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Alpha Chain Disease

UMLS symptoms related to Alpha Chain Disease:


fever, abdominal pain, diarrhea

Drugs & Therapeutics for Alpha Chain Disease

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Genetic Tests for Alpha Chain Disease

Anatomical Context for Alpha Chain Disease

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Alpha Chain Disease:

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Small Intestine, Colon, T Cells, Bone, Testes, Lymph Node, Bone Marrow

Publications for Alpha Chain Disease

Articles related to Alpha Chain Disease:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Alpha-chain disease: a lymphomagenesis model. ( 29976467 )
2018
2
Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease-a rare extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of mucosa associated lymphoid tissue in the Indian subcontinent. ( 27365825 )
2011
3
T-cell rich alpha-chain disease mimicking T-cell lymphoma. ( 9147095 )
1997
4
Non-secretory alpha chain disease involving stomach, small intestine and colon. ( 7606093 )
1995
5
Alpha-chain disease: analysis of alpha-chain protein and secretory component in jejunal fluid. ( 8419251 )
1993
6
Leukemic manifestation in a case of alpha-chain disease with multiple polypoid intestinal lymphocytic lymphoma. ( 1415195 )
1992
7
A case of lymphoma-type alpha-chain disease. ( 1950370 )
1991
8
Gene deletions force nonsecretory alpha-chain disease plasma cells to produce membrane-form alpha-chain only. ( 2120331 )
1990
9
Low serum transglutaminase in patients with intestinal lymphoma and alpha-chain disease. ( 1979203 )
1990
10
Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID): relationships with alpha-chain disease and "Mediterranean" lymphomas. ( 2205943 )
1990
11
A case of alpha-chain disease. ( 2810318 )
1989
12
Nonsecretory alpha-chain disease with immunoproliferative small-intestinal disease. ( 2498659 )
1989
13
Cells expressing intracytoplasmic immunoglobulins in secreting and hyposecreting cases of alpha chain disease. ( 2518741 )
1989
14
Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease without alpha-chain disease: a pathological study. ( 2914638 )
1989
15
Treatment of alpha chain disease. Results of a prospective study in 21 Tunisian patients by the Tunisian-French intestinal Lymphoma Study Group. ( 2920354 )
1989
16
Affinity chromatography in the purification of alpha chain disease proteins. ( 3151750 )
1988
17
Abnormal protein hyposecretion in early and late course of alpha chain disease. ( 3151749 )
1988
18
Alpha-chain disease in children. ( 3335961 )
1988
19
A new form of alpha-chain disease with generalized lymph node involvement. ( 3222174 )
1988
20
Cytopathology of alpha chain disease involving the central nervous system and pleura. ( 2462320 )
1988
21
Clinical and pathological evolution of alpha chain disease to immunoblastic lymphoma and response to COMP chemotherapy. ( 3352536 )
1988
22
Alpha-chain disease. Report of a case from Taiwan. ( 3791162 )
1987
23
Cytogenetic studies in four cases of alpha chain disease. ( 3085916 )
1986
24
Gastric form of alpha chain disease. ( 3087826 )
1986
25
Immunoblastic lymphoma involving the bone marrow in a patient with alpha chain disease. Clinical and immunoelectron microscopic study. ( 3917845 )
1985
26
Long survival in a patient with alpha-chain disease. ( 6420038 )
1984
27
Immunoproliferative small intestinal disease in Algerians. II. Ultrastructural studies in alpha-chain disease. ( 6434178 )
1984
28
Atypical plasma cells in alpha-chain disease. ( 6406038 )
1983
29
Spectrum of alpha chain disease in India. ( 6439623 )
1983
30
Alpha-chain disease without qualitative serum IgA abnormality. Report of two cases, including a "nonsecretory" form. ( 6401593 )
1983
31
Alpha-chain disease: an immunoproliferative disease of the secretory immune system. ( 6408973 )
1983
32
Small intestinal lymphomas and alpha-chain disease. ( 6413104 )
1983
33
A comparison of several immunochemical approaches for the screening of alpha chain disease. ( 6437724 )
1983
34
Diffuse abdominal accumulation of Ga-67 citrate in a patient with alpha-chain disease. ( 6813121 )
1982
35
Alpha chain disease in the Thai man. ( 6810474 )
1982
36
Malignant alpha chain disease and exposure to asbestos. ( 6802636 )
1982
37
Changing morphological spectrum of alpha chain disease--a case report. ( 6809601 )
1982
38
Colonic lymphoma producing alpha-chain disease protein. ( 6804299 )
1982
39
Alpha-chain disease diagnosed by rectal biopsy. ( 6773611 )
1980
40
Immunochemical study in two cases of alpha chain disease. ( 6162743 )
1980
41
Atypical intestinal alpha-chain disease evolving into selective immunoglobulin a deficiency in a Finnish boy. ( 6777236 )
1980
42
Alpha chain disease of the stomach. ( 6780439 )
1980
43
Non-secretory alpha-chain disease in intestinal lymphoma. ( 6769044 )
1980
44
Alpha-chain disease, schistosomiasis and toxoplasmosis: a case report in Brazil and follow-up for 5 years. ( 6788026 )
1980
45
Alpha-chain disease in India. ( 6782070 )
1980
46
Alpha-chain disease: a diagnostic test? ( 87892 )
1979
47
Alpha-chain disease--a report of eleven patients from Iran. ( 119056 )
1979
48
Immunodiagnosis of alpha chain disease. ( 113152 )
1979
49
Lymphocytes subpopulation in normal family members of patients with alpha-chain disease. ( 109705 )
1979
50
Malignant potential of intestinal plasma cells in alpha-chain disease. ( 84179 )
1979

Variations for Alpha Chain Disease

Expression for Alpha Chain Disease

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Pathways for Alpha Chain Disease

GO Terms for Alpha Chain Disease

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