MCID: CNC001
MIFTS: 26

Cancerophobia

Categories: Cancer diseases, Mental diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Cancerophobia

MalaCards integrated aliases for Cancerophobia:

Name: Cancerophobia 12 15 17 71
Fear of Getting Cancer 12
Cancer Phobia 12

Classifications:



External Ids:

Disease Ontology 12 DOID:602
NCIt 49 C35492
SNOMED-CT 67 34563004
UMLS 71 C0233705

Summaries for Cancerophobia

MalaCards based summary : Cancerophobia, also known as fear of getting cancer, is related to lung cancer and paresthesia. An important gene associated with Cancerophobia is MCIDAS (Multiciliate Differentiation And DNA Synthesis Associated Cell Cycle Protein), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Fanconi anemia pathway and BRCA1 Pathway. Affiliated tissues include breast, lung and ovary, and related phenotypes are Decreased viability with cisplatin and Synthetic lethal with cisplatin

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Related Diseases for Cancerophobia

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

(show all 47)
# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 lung cancer 10.2
2 paresthesia 10.2
3 hereditary site-specific ovarian cancer syndrome 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
4 rare malignant breast tumor 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
5 synchronous bilateral breast carcinoma 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
6 breast juvenile papillomatosis 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
7 familial ovarian cancer 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
8 tetraploidy 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
9 breast-ovarian cancer, familial 2 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
10 endosalpingiosis 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
11 breast-ovarian cancer, familial 1 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
12 mutagen sensitivity 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
13 primary peritoneal carcinoma 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
14 intracystic papillary adenoma 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
15 hypertrophy of breast 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
16 dysplastic nevus syndrome 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
17 peritoneum cancer 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
18 female reproductive endometrioid cancer 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
19 premature menopause 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
20 papillary serous adenocarcinoma 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
21 fallopian tube disease 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
22 lobular neoplasia 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
23 thoracic benign neoplasm 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
24 breast benign neoplasm 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
25 fanconi anemia, complementation group d1 10.1 BRCA2 BRCA1
26 myasthenic syndrome, congenital, 6, presynaptic 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
27 fanconi anemia, complementation group j 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
28 bilateral breast cancer 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
29 uterine corpus cancer 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
30 ovarian cystadenocarcinoma 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
31 papillary adenocarcinoma 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
32 dysgerminoma 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
33 fallopian tube carcinoma 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
34 congenital hypoplastic anemia 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
35 female breast cancer 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
36 pre-malignant neoplasm 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
37 sporadic breast cancer 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
38 serous cystadenocarcinoma 10.0 BRCA2 BRCA1
39 in situ carcinoma 9.9 BRCA2 BRCA1
40 ovary adenocarcinoma 9.9 BRCA2 BRCA1
41 breast carcinoma in situ 9.9 BRCA2 BRCA1
42 bloom syndrome 9.9 BRCA2 BRCA1
43 hereditary breast ovarian cancer syndrome 9.8 BRCA2 BRCA1
44 ductal carcinoma in situ 9.8 BRCA2 BRCA1
45 cowden syndrome 1 9.7 BRCA2 BRCA1
46 malignant ovarian surface epithelial-stromal neoplasm 9.6 BRCA2 BRCA1
47 nosophobia 8.0 SFTA3 SCN2B POGLUT1 MCIDAS MAPK8IP1 BRCA2

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Cancerophobia:



Diseases related to Cancerophobia

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Cancerophobia

GenomeRNAi Phenotypes related to Cancerophobia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Description GenomeRNAi Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 Decreased viability with cisplatin GR00101-A-4 8.96 BRCA1 BRCA2
2 Synthetic lethal with cisplatin GR00101-A-1 8.62 BRCA1 BRCA2

MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Cancerophobia:

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# Description MGI Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 nervous system MP:0003631 9.1 BRCA1 BRCA2 MAPK8IP1 MCIDAS POGLUT1 SCN2B

Drugs & Therapeutics for Cancerophobia

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Genetic Tests for Cancerophobia

Anatomical Context for Cancerophobia

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Cancerophobia:

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Breast, Lung, Ovary

Publications for Cancerophobia

Articles related to Cancerophobia:

(show all 38)
# Title Authors PMID Year
1
The Effect of Prophylactic Adnexectomy on the Quality of Life and Psychosocial Functioning of Women with the BRCA1/BRCA2 Mutations. 61
31818005 2019
2
Extragingival Pregnancy Pyogenic Granuloma on the Lip. 61
29040143 2018
3
Successful Management of Lip and Oral Venous Varices by Photocoagulation with Nd:YAG Laser. 61
26522597 2015
4
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the treatment of gallbladder polypoid lesions--15 years of experience. 61
24413200 2013
5
Psychiatric disorders in burning mouth syndrome. 61
22281456 2012
6
The psychological aspects of burning mouth syndrome. 61
21685517 2011
7
[Gallbladder polyps: how should they be treated and when?]. 61
20676540 2010
8
When cancerophobia and denial lead to death. 61
19538809 2009
9
Disease Phobia in Patients with Temporomandibular Joint Pain Assessed by the Illness Attitude Scale. 61
27849151 2009
10
Disease phobia in patients with temporomandibular joint pain assessed by the Illness Attitude Scale. 61
19777871 2009
11
Smoking, carcinophobia and Voice Handicap Index. 61
18467847 2008
12
An up-to-date view on burning mouth syndrome. 61
17625490 2007
13
Cancer health communication in the Netherlands 1910-1950: paternalistic control or popularization of knowledge? 61
17265849 2006
14
Burning mouth syndrome: a retrospective study of 140 cases in a sample of Catalan population. 61
16264386 2005
15
[Knowledge, attitude and behavior about the inherited predisposition to cancer. A survery of a population without any history of cancer in central Tunisia]. 61
16044898 2005
16
[Evaluation of endometrial biopsy in postmenopausal women before HRT]. 61
14669446 2003
17
[Combination of hormone replacement therapy with buspirone in the treatment of climacteric complaints]. 61
10817010 2000
18
[Mental disorders in basaloma]. 61
10578527 1999
19
[Sub-atrophic and atrophic pharyngitis as a manifestation of dystrophic pharyngeal mucosa in presenile, senile and long living persons]. 61
10380609 1999
20
[Oral contraceptives and breast cancer]. 61
19658362 1998
21
[Attitude of an urban female population to detection of breast carcinoma]. 61
1808487 1991
22
[Pharyngeal keratosis]. 61
2268469 1990
23
[The "blind alley" of nicotinism, cancerophobia and medical ethics]. 61
3617763 1987
24
[Cancer of the breast. Influence of hormonal contraception]. 61
6232568 1984
25
[Treatment of malignant and premalignant diseases of the breast by subcutaneous mastectomy with simultaneous augmentation mammoplasty (author's transl)]. 61
7439651 1980
26
[Glossodynia]. 61
293024 1979
27
Pain of terminal cancer patients. 61
718345 1978
28
Cancerophobia and breast fixation. 61
204570 1978
29
[Cancerophobia and pharyngeal paresthesia]. 61
1198125 1975
30
The styloid or "Eagle" syndrome: an unexpected consequence. 61
1058420 1975
31
[Causes of origin of iatrogenic cancerophobia]. 61
5744376 1968
32
[The problem of cancerophobia in large detection activities]. 61
5676780 1968
33
MANAGEMENT OF THE PATIENT WITH CANCEROPHOBIA AND CANCER. 61
14149368 1964
34
[The problem of cancerophobia in clinical practice]. 61
13984297 1963
35
[Cancerophobia]. 61
13719749 1961
36
Cancerophobia and delusion. 61
13672768 1959
37
[Cancerophobia and health education on cancer]. 61
13306273 1955
38
[Lung cancer; prevention and cancerophobia]. 61
13087499 1953

Variations for Cancerophobia

Expression for Cancerophobia

Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Cancerophobia.

Pathways for Cancerophobia

Pathways related to Cancerophobia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Super pathways Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 10.92 BRCA2 BRCA1
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Show member pathways
10.54 BRCA2 BRCA1

GO Terms for Cancerophobia

Cellular components related to Cancerophobia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 lateral element GO:0000800 8.62 BRCA2 BRCA1

Biological processes related to Cancerophobia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 double-strand break repair via homologous recombination GO:0000724 9.32 BRCA2 BRCA1
2 double-strand break repair GO:0006302 9.26 BRCA2 BRCA1
3 intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to DNA damage GO:0008630 9.16 BRCA2 BRCA1
4 DNA damage response, signal transduction by p53 class mediator resulting in transcription of p21 class mediator GO:0006978 8.96 BRCA2 BRCA1
5 chordate embryonic development GO:0043009 8.62 BRCA2 BRCA1

Sources for Cancerophobia

3 CDC
7 CNVD
9 Cosmic
10 dbSNP
11 DGIdb
17 EFO
18 ExPASy
19 FMA
28 GO
29 GTR
30 HMDB
31 HPO
32 ICD10
33 ICD10 via Orphanet
34 ICD9CM
35 IUPHAR
36 KEGG
37 LifeMap
39 LOVD
41 MedGen
43 MeSH
44 MESH via Orphanet
45 MGI
48 NCI
49 NCIt
50 NDF-RT
53 NINDS
54 Novoseek
56 OMIM
57 OMIM via Orphanet
61 PubMed
63 QIAGEN
68 SNOMED-CT via HPO
69 TGDB
70 Tocris
71 UMLS
72 UMLS via Orphanet
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