MCID: PST077
MIFTS: 17

Posterior Meningocele

Categories: Fetal diseases, Neuronal diseases, Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Posterior Meningocele

MalaCards integrated aliases for Posterior Meningocele:

Name: Posterior Meningocele 58

Characteristics:

Orphanet epidemiological data:

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posterior meningocele
Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial,Not applicable; Age of onset: Infancy,Neonatal;

Classifications:

Orphanet: 58  
Rare neurological diseases
Developmental anomalies during embryogenesis


Summaries for Posterior Meningocele

MalaCards based summary : Posterior Meningocele is related to meningocele and neural tube defects. Related phenotypes are hydrocephalus and bowel incontinence

Related Diseases for Posterior Meningocele

Diseases in the Meningocele family:

Posterior Meningocele

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

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 meningocele 10.1
2 neural tube defects 9.9
3 cystic teratoma 9.9
4 teratoma 9.9
5 encephalocele 9.9

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Posterior Meningocele:



Diseases related to Posterior Meningocele

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Posterior Meningocele

Human phenotypes related to Posterior Meningocele:

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# Description HPO Frequency Orphanet Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 hydrocephalus 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000238
2 bowel incontinence 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002607
3 arnold-chiari malformation 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002308
4 difficulty walking 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002355
5 tethered cord 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002144
6 hypokinesia 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002375
7 lower limb hyperreflexia 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002395
8 absent achilles reflex 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0003438
9 paraplegia 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0010550
10 enuresis 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0000805
11 thoracic hemivertebrae 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0008467
12 increased head circumference 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0040194
13 occipital meningocele 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0002436
14 limitation of neck motion 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0005986
15 upper limb spasticity 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0006986
16 lipomyelomeningocele 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0025480
17 hydromyelia 58 31 occasional (7.5%) Occasional (29-5%) HP:0100565
18 hyperreflexia 58 Frequent (79-30%)
19 hypertonia 58 Occasional (29-5%)
20 meningocele 58 Very frequent (99-80%)
21 neural tube defect 58 Very frequent (99-80%)

Drugs & Therapeutics for Posterior Meningocele

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Genetic Tests for Posterior Meningocele

Anatomical Context for Posterior Meningocele

Publications for Posterior Meningocele

Articles related to Posterior Meningocele:

# Title Authors PMID Year
1
A tail of sacral agenesis: delayed presentation of meningocele in sacral agenesis. 61
22565805 2013
2
The "lasso sign": an early sonographic sign of posterior meningocele. 61
21660096 2011
3
Posterior approach for sacrococcygeal posterior meningocele with anterior large mature cystic teratoma. 61
20464651 2010
4
Prenatal diagnosis of episodic tachypnea in an infant with OFD VI. 61
16906567 2006
5
Spectrum of nonterminal myelocystoceles. 61
16528191 2006
6
Anterior sacral meningocele presenting as a pelvic mass and diagnosed only at celiotomy after an extensive workup. A case report. 61
6655630 1983
7
Myelography of sacral agenesis. 61
6787901 1981
8
[Posterior meningocele and encephalocele]. 61
4438205 1974

Variations for Posterior Meningocele

Expression for Posterior Meningocele

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Pathways for Posterior Meningocele

GO Terms for Posterior Meningocele

Sources for Posterior Meningocele

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