MCID: SCK001
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Sick Building Syndrome

Categories: Respiratory diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Sick Building Syndrome

MalaCards integrated aliases for Sick Building Syndrome:

Name: Sick Building Syndrome 12 3 44 15 73

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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:2710
MeSH 44 D018877
SNOMED-CT 68 19076009
UMLS 73 C0037050

Summaries for Sick Building Syndrome

CDC : 3 Indoor environmental quality (IEQ) refers to the quality of a building’s environment in relation to the health and wellbeing of those who occupy space within it. IEQ is determined by many factors, including lighting, air quality, and damp conditions. Workers are often concerned that they have symptoms or health conditions from exposures to contaminants in the buildings where they work. One reason for this concern is that their symptoms often get better when they are not in the building. While research has shown that some respiratory symptoms and illnesses can be associated with damp buildings, it is still unclear what measurements of indoor contaminants show that workers are at risk for disease. In most instances where a worker and his or her physician suspect that the building environment is causing a specific health condition, the information available from medical tests and tests of the environment is not sufficient to establish which contaminants are responsible. Despite uncertainty about what to measure and how to interpret what is measured, research shows that building-related symptoms are associated with building characteristics, including dampness, cleanliness, and ventilation characteristics.

MalaCards based summary : Sick Building Syndrome is related to asthma and laurence-moon syndrome. An important gene associated with Sick Building Syndrome is PNPLA6 (Patatin Like Phospholipase Domain Containing 6), and among its related pathways/superpathways are Colorectal Cancer Metastasis and Bladder cancer. Affiliated tissues include testes, eye and endothelial, and related phenotypes are Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) and Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2)

Disease Ontology : 12 An extrinsic allergic alveolitis that is characterized by a set of symptoms such as headache, fatigue, eye irritation, and breathing difficulties that affect workers in modern airtight office buildings. The disease is caused by indoor pollutants (as formaldehyde fumes, particulate matter, or microorganisms), and the symptoms tend to disappear when affected individuals leave the building.

Wikipedia : 76 Sick building syndrome (SBS) is a medical condition where people in a building suffer from symptoms of... more...

Related Diseases for Sick Building Syndrome

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

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 asthma 28.5 LEP MMP9 POMC TRPV1
2 laurence-moon syndrome 10.6 PNPLA6 POMC
3 classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency 10.5 LEP POMC
4 endocrine pancreas disease 10.5 LEP POMC
5 adrenal gland hyperfunction 10.4 LEP POMC
6 amenorrhea 10.3 LEP POMC
7 opiate dependence 10.3 POMC VEGFA
8 pituitary tumors 10.3 POMC VEGFA
9 angiokeratoma circumscriptum 10.3 MMP9 VEGFA
10 adamantinous craniopharyngioma 10.3 MMP9 VEGFA
11 microcystic meningioma 10.3 MMP9 VEGFA
12 adenomyosis 10.3 MMP9 VEGFA
13 odontogenic myxoma 10.2 MMP9 VEGFA
14 eating disorder 10.2 LEP POMC
15 tuberculous meningitis 10.2 MMP9 VEGFA
16 placental insufficiency 10.2 LEP VEGFA
17 pain agnosia 10.2 POMC TRPV1
18 arteriovenous malformation 10.2 MMP9 VEGFA
19 agnosia 10.2 POMC TRPV1
20 pharynx cancer 10.2 MMP9 VEGFA
21 keratitis, hereditary 10.2 MMP9 VEGFA
22 toxic encephalopathy 10.1 PNPLA6 TRPV1
23 microvascular complications of diabetes 1 10.1 MMP9 VEGFA
24 grade iii astrocytoma 10.1 MMP9 VEGFA
25 brain edema 10.1 MMP9 VEGFA
26 varicose veins 10.1 MMP9 VEGFA
27 peripheral nervous system disease 10.1 PNPLA6 TRPV1
28 male reproductive organ cancer 10.0 MMP9 VEGFA
29 female reproductive organ cancer 10.0 MMP9 VEGFA
30 multiple chemical sensitivity 10.0
31 chronic fatigue syndrome 10.0
32 connective tissue cancer 10.0 TRPV1 VEGFA
33 sleep apnea 10.0 LEP VEGFA
34 aging 9.8
35 anxiety 9.8
36 legionnaire disease 9.8
37 sinusitis 9.8
38 legionnaires' disease 9.8
39 rhinitis 9.8
40 neuropathy 9.8
41 stachybotrys chartarum 9.8
42 endotheliitis 9.8
43 bone cancer 9.8 MMP9 TRPV1
44 severe pre-eclampsia 9.8 LEP MMP9 VEGFA
45 pancreas disease 9.8 LEP POMC TRPV1
46 overnutrition 9.8 LEP POMC TRPV1
47 glucose metabolism disease 9.8 LEP POMC TRPV1
48 acquired metabolic disease 9.8 LEP POMC TRPV1
49 respiratory system disease 9.7 MMP9 TRPV1
50 respiratory system cancer 9.7 MMP9 VEGFA

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Sick Building Syndrome:



Diseases related to Sick Building Syndrome

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Sick Building Syndrome

GenomeRNAi Phenotypes related to Sick Building Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

26 (show all 14)
# Description GenomeRNAi Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-101 9.55 POMC
2 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-102 9.55 LRP6 POMC
3 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-113 9.55 LEP
4 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-127 9.55 LEP LRP6 POMC
5 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-146 9.55 LRP6
6 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-195 9.55 LRP6
7 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-198 9.55 LRP6
8 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-199 9.55 LEP
9 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-29 9.55 POMC
10 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-32 9.55 POMC
11 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-49 9.55 LRP6
12 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-81 9.55 LRP6
13 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-88 9.55 POMC
14 Increased shRNA abundance (Z-score > 2) GR00366-A-9 9.55 POMC

MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Sick Building Syndrome:

46 (show all 14)
# Description MGI Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 behavior/neurological MP:0005386 10.13 ITM2B LEP LRP6 MMP9 PNPLA6 POMC
2 cellular MP:0005384 10.04 LEP LRP6 MMP9 PNPLA6 POMC TRPV1
3 growth/size/body region MP:0005378 10.02 TRPV1 VEGFA LEP LRP6 MMP9 PNPLA6
4 homeostasis/metabolism MP:0005376 10 PNPLA6 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA LEP LRP6
5 cardiovascular system MP:0005385 9.99 LEP MMP9 PNPLA6 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA
6 integument MP:0010771 9.95 LEP LRP6 MMP9 PNPLA6 POMC TRPV1
7 immune system MP:0005387 9.91 LEP LRP6 MMP9 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA
8 adipose tissue MP:0005375 9.84 LEP LRP6 POMC TRPV1
9 nervous system MP:0003631 9.76 ITM2B LEP LRP6 MMP9 PNPLA6 POMC
10 liver/biliary system MP:0005370 9.72 LEP LRP6 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA
11 limbs/digits/tail MP:0005371 9.67 LEP LRP6 MMP9 VEGFA
12 neoplasm MP:0002006 9.65 LEP MMP9 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA
13 no phenotypic analysis MP:0003012 9.35 ITM2B LRP6 POMC TRPV1 VEGFA
14 renal/urinary system MP:0005367 9.1 TRPV1 VEGFA LEP LRP6 MMP9 POMC

Drugs & Therapeutics for Sick Building Syndrome

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Genetic Tests for Sick Building Syndrome

Anatomical Context for Sick Building Syndrome

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Sick Building Syndrome:

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Testes, Eye, Endothelial, Colon

Publications for Sick Building Syndrome

Articles related to Sick Building Syndrome:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Personal, Psychosocial and Environmental Factors Related to Sick Building Syndrome in Official Employees of Taiwan. ( 29271881 )
2017
2
Clinical and allergological analysis of ocular manifestations of sick building syndrome. ( 28352150 )
2017
3
Endotoxin, ergosterol, muramic acid and fungal DNA in dust from schools in Johor Bahru, Malaysia--Associations with rhinitis and sick building syndrome (SBS) in junior high school students. ( 26745297 )
2016
4
Cognitive therapy in sick building syndrome: Myths, believes or evidence. ( 26654822 )
2016
5
Reply to Letter to the Editor: Cognitive therapy in Sick Building Syndrome: Myths, beliefs or evidence. ( 26684264 )
2016
6
Outdoor air pollution, meteorological conditions and indoor factors in dwellings in relation to sick building syndrome (SBS) among adults in China. ( 27101454 )
2016
7
Sick Building Syndrome Among Junior High School Students in Japan in Relation to the Home and School Environment. ( 26383200 )
2015
8
Association of Sick Building Syndrome with Indoor Air Parameters. ( 26221153 )
2015
9
Assessment of sick building syndrome and its associating factors among nurses in the educational hospitals of Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran. ( 25716375 )
2015
10
Sick building syndrome (SBS) among office workers in a Malaysian university - Associations with atopy, fractional exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) and the office environment. ( 26225741 )
2015
11
Effect of Traffic Exposure on Sick Building Syndrome Symptoms among Parents/Grandparents of Preschool Children in Beijing, China. ( 26086248 )
2015
12
Social determinants of the sick building syndrome: exploring the interrelated effects of social position and psychosocial situation. ( 25424591 )
2014
13
Allostatic load model associated with indoor environmental quality and sick building syndrome among office workers. ( 24759685 )
2014
14
Effects of ventilation rate per person and per floor area on perceived air quality, sick building syndrome symptoms, and decision-making. ( 25142723 )
2014
15
A Longitudinal Study of Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) among Pupils in Relation to SO2, NO2, O3 and PM10 in Schools in China. ( 25398002 )
2014
16
Association of sick building syndrome with neuropathy target esterase (NTE) activity in Japanese. ( 23418070 )
2013
17
Sick building syndrome (SBS) and sick house syndrome (SHS) in relation to psychosocial stress at work in the Swedish workforce. ( 23143072 )
2013
18
Airborne molds and bacteria, microbial volatile organic compounds (MVOC), plasticizers and formaldehyde in dwellings in three North European cities in relation to sick building syndrome (SBS). ( 23280302 )
2013
19
Odors and sensations of humidity and dryness in relation to sick building syndrome and home environment in Chongqing, China. ( 23991107 )
2013
20
Sick building syndrome by indoor air pollution in Dalian, China. ( 23579877 )
2013
21
Prevalence and risk factors of sick building syndrome among office workers. ( 23963091 )
2013
22
Office workers' sick building syndrome and indoor carbon dioxide concentrations. ( 22530709 )
2012
23
Dampness and moulds in workplace buildings: associations with incidence and remission of sick building syndrome (SBS) and biomarkers of inflammation in a 10 year follow-up study. ( 22634552 )
2012
24
The new model of sick building syndrome. ( 22350575 )
2012
25
A longitudinal study of aldehydes and volatile organic compounds associated with subjective symptoms related to sick building syndrome in new dwellings in Japan. ( 22265600 )
2012
26
Sick Building Syndrome and autoimmunity. ( 21300685 )
2011
27
The possible role of fungal contamination in sick building syndrome. ( 21196335 )
2011
28
The prevalence and incidence of sick building syndrome in Chinese pupils in relation to the school environment: a two-year follow-up study. ( 21615503 )
2011
29
Relationships between mite allergen levels, mold concentrations, and sick building syndrome symptoms in newly built dwellings in Japan. ( 21198888 )
2011
30
Sick building syndrome in a general hospital and the risks for pregnant workers. ( 21458809 )
2011
31
The sick building syndrome as a part of the autoimmune (auto-inflammatory) syndrome induced by adjuvants. ( 21188456 )
2011
32
A longitudinal study of sick building syndrome among pupils in relation to microbial components in dust in schools in China. ( 21943723 )
2011
33
Relationship between indoor chemical concentrations and subjective symptoms associated with sick building syndrome in newly built houses in Japan. ( 19902238 )
2010
34
Sick building syndrome in relation to domestic exposure in Sweden--a cohort study from 1991 to 2001. ( 19850651 )
2010
35
Association study between sick building syndrome and polymorphisms of seven human detoxification genes in the Japanese. ( 21787601 )
2010
36
Dampness, food habits, and sick building syndrome symptoms in elementary school pupils. ( 21432556 )
2010
37
An update on sick building syndrome. ( 19532093 )
2009
38
Association of neuroticism with sick building syndrome, quality of life and psychomotor performance. ( 19662780 )
2009
39
Quantitative relationship of sick building syndrome symptoms with ventilation rates. ( 19207289 )
2009
40
Sick Building Syndrome: is mould the cause? ( 19255924 )
2009
41
Relationship between sick building syndrome and indoor environmental factors in newly built Japanese dwellings. ( 19205722 )
2009
42
Molds, mycotoxins, and sick building syndrome. ( 19854820 )
2009
43
A longitudinal study of environmental risk factors for subjective symptoms associated with sick building syndrome in new dwellings. ( 19608217 )
2009
44
Relation of dampness to sick building syndrome in Japanese public apartment houses. ( 19568865 )
2009
45
Indoor environment in dwellings, asthma, allergies, and sick building syndrome in the Swedish population: a longitudinal cohort study from 1989 to 1997. ( 19618200 )
2009
46
Do you have sick building syndrome? ( 18648309 )
2008
47
Medical and social prognoses of non-specific building-related symptoms (Sick Building Syndrome): a follow-up study of patients previously referred to hospital. ( 17924130 )
2008
48
Sick building syndrome in relation to air exchange rate, CO(2), room temperature and relative air humidity in university computer classrooms: an experimental study. ( 18246367 )
2008
49
Symptom definitions for SBS (sick building syndrome) in residential dwellings. ( 17574916 )
2008
50
The sick building syndrome. ( 20040980 )
2008

Variations for Sick Building Syndrome

Expression for Sick Building Syndrome

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Pathways for Sick Building Syndrome

GO Terms for Sick Building Syndrome

Cellular components related to Sick Building Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 extracellular space GO:0005615 9.35 ITM2B LEP MMP9 POMC VEGFA
2 extracellular region GO:0005576 9.1 ITM2B LEP LRP6 MMP9 POMC VEGFA

Biological processes related to Sick Building Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 cytokine-mediated signaling pathway GO:0019221 9.43 MMP9 POMC VEGFA
2 regulation of blood pressure GO:0008217 9.4 LEP POMC
3 positive regulation of tyrosine phosphorylation of STAT protein GO:0042531 9.37 LEP VEGFA
4 response to peptide hormone GO:0043434 9.32 LRP6 TRPV1
5 positive regulation of p38MAPK cascade GO:1900745 9.16 LEP VEGFA
6 dopaminergic neuron differentiation GO:0071542 8.96 LRP6 VEGFA
7 macrophage differentiation GO:0030225 8.62 MMP9 VEGFA

Molecular functions related to Sick Building Syndrome according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 identical protein binding GO:0042802 8.92 LRP6 MMP9 TRPV1 VEGFA

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