MCID: CHN002
MIFTS: 40

Chancroid

Categories: Infectious diseases, Rare diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Chancroid

MalaCards integrated aliases for Chancroid:

Name: Chancroid 12 74 52 54 43 15 32
Ulcus Molle, Skin 12
Chancroids 71

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:13778
ICD9CM 34 099.0
MeSH 43 D002602
SNOMED-CT 67 87429008
ICD10 32 A57
UMLS 71 C0007947

Summaries for Chancroid

NIH Rare Diseases : 52 Chancroid is a bacterial infection that is spread through sexual contact. It is caused by a type of bacteria called Haemophilus ducreyi . Chancroid is characterized by a small bump on the genital which becomes a painful ulcer. Men may have just one ulcer, but women often develop four or more. About half of the people who are infected with a chancroid will develop enlarged inguinal lymph nodes , the nodes located in the fold between the leg and the lower abdomen. In some cases, the nodes will break through the skin and cause draining abscesses . The swollen lymph nodes and abscesses are often called buboes. Chancroid infections can be treated with antibiotics , including azithromycin , ceftriaxone , ciprofloxacin , and erythromycin . Large lymph node swellings need to be drained, either with a needle or local surgery.

MalaCards based summary : Chancroid, also known as ulcus molle, skin, is related to primary syphilis and syphilis. An important gene associated with Chancroid is CCR6 (C-C Motif Chemokine Receptor 6), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Integrin Pathway and Akt Signaling. The drugs Acyclovir and Antiviral Agents have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, lymph node and t cells, and related phenotypes are hematopoietic system and immune system

Disease Ontology : 12 A primary bacterial infectious disease that is a sexually transmitted infection located in skin of the genitals, has material basis in Haemophilus ducreyi, which is transmitted by sexual contact. The infection has symptom painful and soft ulcers.

Wikipedia : 74 Chancroid (/'?a?kr??d/ SHANG-kroyd) is a bacterial sexually transmitted infection characterized by... more...

Related Diseases for Chancroid

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

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 primary syphilis 31.0 CD40LG CD4
2 syphilis 30.8 CD40LG CD4 CCR6 CCR5
3 bacterial infectious disease 30.1 HSPD1 CD40LG CD4 CCR6
4 immune deficiency disease 29.8 CD40LG CD4 CCR6 CCR5
5 lymphogranuloma venereum 10.7
6 granuloma inguinale 10.7
7 herpes simplex 10.6
8 genital herpes 10.6
9 chronic graft versus host disease 10.5 CD4 CD36
10 suppurative lymphadenitis 10.5 CD4 CCR6
11 spongiotic dermatitis 10.5 CD4 CCR6
12 anti-basement membrane glomerulonephritis 10.4 CD4 CCR6
13 farmer's lung 10.4 CD4 CD36
14 mikulicz disease 10.4 CD4 CCR6
15 esophageal candidiasis 10.4 CD4 CCR6
16 mycobacterium gordonae 10.4 HSPD1 DLAT
17 pneumonic tularemia 10.4 CD4 CCR6
18 human immunodeficiency virus type 1 10.4
19 chlamydia 10.4
20 autoimmune disease of cardiovascular system 10.4 CD4 CCR6
21 bacillary angiomatosis 10.4 HSPD1 CD4
22 opportunistic bacterial infectious disease 10.4 HSPD1 CD4
23 nocardiosis 10.4 HSPD1 CD4
24 dacryoadenitis 10.4 CD4 CCR6
25 lymphadenitis 10.4
26 human monocytic ehrlichiosis 10.4 HSPD1 CD4
27 hyper ige recurrent infection syndrome 1 10.4 CD4 CCR6
28 autoimmune vasculitis 10.4 CD4 CCR6
29 oral tuberculosis 10.3 WT1 CD4
30 tuberculoid leprosy 10.3 CD4 CCR6
31 interstitial keratitis 10.3 CD40LG CD36
32 vulvovaginitis 10.3 HSPD1 CCR6
33 haemophilus influenzae 10.3
34 riedel's fibrosing thyroiditis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
35 cork-handlers' disease 10.3 CD40LG CD4
36 syphilitic meningitis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
37 early yaws 10.3 CD40LG CD4
38 latent syphilis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
39 gastroduodenitis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
40 duodenitis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
41 asymptomatic neurosyphilis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
42 tertiary neurosyphilis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
43 transient arthritis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
44 norwegian scabies 10.3 CD40LG CD4
45 neuroretinitis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
46 meningovascular neurosyphilis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
47 optic papillitis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
48 viral exanthem 10.3 CD40LG CD4
49 tertiary syphilis 10.3 CD40LG CD4
50 acute retinal necrosis syndrome 10.3 CD40LG CD4

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Diseases related to Chancroid

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Chancroid

MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Chancroid:

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# Description MGI Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 hematopoietic system MP:0005397 9.61 CCR10 CCR5 CCR6 CD36 CD4 CD40LG
2 immune system MP:0005387 9.28 ACKR2 CCR10 CCR5 CCR6 CD36 CD4

Drugs & Therapeutics for Chancroid

Drugs for Chancroid (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):


# Name Status Phase Clinical Trials Cas Number PubChem Id
1
Acyclovir Approved Phase 2, Phase 3 59277-89-3 2022
2 Antiviral Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
3 Anti-Infective Agents Phase 2, Phase 3

Interventional clinical trials:


# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Impact of Episodic Acyclovir Therapy on Ulcer Duration and HIV Shedding From Genital Ulcers Among Men in South Africa Completed NCT00164424 Phase 2, Phase 3 Acyclovir
2 Anti-Herpetic Treatment Associated With Syndromic Management of Genital Ulcer in Africa: Clinical and Biological Evaluation on HIV-1 and HSV-2 Shedding (ANRS 1212) Completed NCT00158483 Phase 2 Acyclovir (ACV)

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Inferred drug relations via UMLS 71 / NDF-RT 50 :


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Genetic Tests for Chancroid

Anatomical Context for Chancroid

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Chancroid:

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Skin, Lymph Node, T Cells, Testes, B Cells, Bone, Thymus

Publications for Chancroid

Articles related to Chancroid:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Characterization of Haemophilus ducreyi cdtA, cdtB, and cdtC mutants in in vitro and in vivo systems. 54 61
11500438 2001
2
Rollet's mixed chancre in Brazilian pregnant women: An unusual case report. 61
31743797 2020
3
A Young Patient with Painful Penile Lesions. 61
31886100 2019
4
Genital Ulcer Disease: A Review of Pathogenesis and Clinical Features. 61
31253050 2019
5
Nonviral Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 61
31507345 2019
6
A Class I Haemophilus ducreyi Strain Containing a Class II hgbA Allele Is Partially Attenuated in Humans: Implications for HgbA Vaccine Efficacy Trials. 61
31036601 2019
7
Determination of an Interaction Network between an Extracellular Bacterial Pathogen and the Human Host. 61
31213562 2019
8
Common Bacterial and Viral Infections: Review of Management in the Pregnant Patient. 61
30556401 2019
9
[Lentigines]. 61
31692707 2019
10
[Chancroid]. 61
31565145 2019
11
[Sexually Transmitted Infections in the Tropics]. 61
30324430 2018
12
First reported case of chancroid in the Czech Republic. 61
29749871 2018
13
Disease Pattern among Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic Attendees: A Hospital-Based Study. 61
30504980 2018
14
From in vivo to in vitro: How the Guatemala STD Experiments Transformed Bodies Into Biospecimens. 61
29652094 2018
15
Putative vaccine candidates and drug targets identified by reverse vaccinology and subtractive genomics approaches to control Haemophilus ducreyi, the causative agent of chancroid. 61
29792307 2018
16
Direct Whole-Genome Sequencing of Cutaneous Strains of Haemophilus ducreyi. 61
29553314 2018
17
The Etiology of Genital Ulcer Disease and Coinfections With Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Zimbabwe: Results From the Zimbabwe STI Etiology Study. 61
29240636 2018
18
Despite Being "Known, Highly Promiscuous and Active": Presumed Heterosexuality in the USPHS's STD Inoculation Study, 1946-48. 61
30274528 2018
19
Macrolides for treatment of Haemophilus ducreyi infection in sexually active adults. 61
29226307 2017
20
Usefulness and Utility of NACO Regime in the Management of Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Pilot Study. 61
29263538 2017
21
Skin diseases of the vulva: Infectious diseases. 61
28397528 2017
22
Sexually Transmitted Infections in Melbourne, Australia from 1918 to 2016: nearly a century of data. 61
29720070 2017
23
Pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia causing a painful plaque in a HIV-infected female. 61
28470128 2017
24
2017 European guideline for the management of chancroid. 61
28081686 2017
25
Gonorrhoea in Greenland, incidence and previous preventive measures: a review to improve future strategies. 61
28745556 2017
26
Haemophilus ducreyi Cutaneous Ulcer Strains Diverged from Both Class I and Class II Genital Ulcer Strains: Implications for Epidemiological Studies. 61
28027326 2016
27
Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Hospitalized Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in Zahedan, Southeastern Iran. 61
27818966 2016
28
Sexually transmitted infections case notification rates in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2005-2012. 61
27580336 2016
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Other sexually transmitted diseases chancroid and donovanosis. 61
27107782 2016
30
First case of chancroid in 14 years at the largest STI clinic in Paris, France. 61
26378189 2016
31
Complete Genome Sequences of 11 Haemophilus ducreyi Isolates from Children with Cutaneous Lesions in Vanuatu and Ghana. 61
27389258 2016
32
Haemophilus ducreyi Seeks Alternative Carbon Sources and Adapts to Nutrient Stress and Anaerobiosis during Experimental Infection of Human Volunteers. 61
26930707 2016
33
Haemophilus ducreyi: from sexually transmitted infection to skin ulcer pathogen. 61
26658654 2016
34
Prevalence of Sexually Transmitted Infection in Teenage Pregnancy in Rajavithi Hospital, Thailand. 61
27266230 2016
35
Medical Examination of Aliens--Revisions to Medical Screening Process. Final rule. 61
26812891 2016
36
Defining Potential Vaccine Targets of Haemophilus ducreyi Trimeric Autotransporter Adhesin DsrA. 61
25897604 2015
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A case of syphilitic anal condylomata lata mimicking malignancy. 61
26555060 2015
38
[Male circumcision from an infectiological point of view]. 61
25492382 2015
39
Travel-related sexually transmitted infections. 61
26726895 2015
40
Molecular phylogenetic analysis of non-sexually transmitted strains of Haemophilus ducreyi. 61
25774793 2015
41
Pattern of sexually transmitted infections in a Muslim majority region of North India. 61
26392651 2015
42
Male Circumcision and STI Acquisition in Britain: Evidence from a National Probability Sample Survey. 61
26083250 2015
43
UK National Guideline for the management of Chancroid 2014. 61
25080286 2014
44
Haemophilus ducreyi RpoE and CpxRA appear to play distinct yet complementary roles in regulation of envelope-related functions. 61
25201944 2014
45
Syphilis and human experimentation from World War II to the present: a historical perspective and reflections on ethics. 61
24461955 2014
46
Pattern of sexually transmitted diseases in patients presenting at Ayub teaching hospital, Abbottabad. 61
25672192 2014
47
Chancroid - desperate patient makes own diagnosis. 61
24535694 2014
48
A (p)ppGpp-null mutant of Haemophilus ducreyi is partially attenuated in humans due to multiple conflicting phenotypes. 61
24914217 2014
49
Outer membrane protein P4 is not required for virulence in the human challenge model of Haemophilus ducreyi infection. 61
24961160 2014
50
Sexually transmitted infections. 61
24889293 2014

Variations for Chancroid

Expression for Chancroid

Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Chancroid.

Pathways for Chancroid

Pathways related to Chancroid according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Super pathways Score Top Affiliating Genes
1
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12.94 VTN CD36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27
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12.88 CD40LG CD4 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27
3
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12.7 CD40LG CD4 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27
4
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12.11 CD4 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27
5
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11.36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27 ACKR2

GO Terms for Chancroid

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

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 cell GO:0005623 9.73 CD4 CD36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
2 integral component of plasma membrane GO:0005887 9.7 CD40LG CD4 CD36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10
3 cell surface GO:0009986 9.5 HSPD1 CD40LG CD4 CD36 CCR6 CCR5
4 external side of plasma membrane GO:0009897 9.17 CD40LG CD4 CD36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10

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

(show all 12)
# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 calcium-mediated signaling GO:0019722 9.67 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
2 positive regulation of peptidyl-tyrosine phosphorylation GO:0050731 9.65 VTN CD4 CD36
3 chemotaxis GO:0006935 9.65 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27 ACKR2
4 chemokine-mediated signaling pathway GO:0070098 9.62 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
5 positive regulation of interleukin-12 production GO:0032735 9.58 HSPD1 CD40LG CD36
6 positive regulation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration GO:0007204 9.55 CD36 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
7 positive regulation of T cell activation GO:0050870 9.51 HSPD1 CD4
8 dendritic cell chemotaxis GO:0002407 9.49 CCR6 CCR5
9 fusion of virus membrane with host plasma membrane GO:0019064 9.46 CD4 CCR5
10 entry into host cell GO:0030260 9.43 CD4 CCR5
11 cell chemotaxis GO:0060326 9.35 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 CCL27 ACKR2
12 immune response GO:0006955 9.28 VTN CD40LG CD4 CD36 CCR6 CCR5

Molecular functions related to Chancroid according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 chemokine binding GO:0019956 9.56 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
2 scavenger receptor activity GO:0005044 9.5 VTN CD36 ACKR2
3 C-C chemokine binding GO:0019957 9.46 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
4 high-density lipoprotein particle binding GO:0008035 9.37 HSPD1 CD36
5 C-C chemokine receptor activity GO:0016493 9.26 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2
6 chemokine receptor activity GO:0004950 8.92 CCR6 CCR5 CCR10 ACKR2

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