UHS3
MCID: UNC018
MIFTS: 14

Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3 (UHS3)

Categories: Genetic diseases, Rare diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

MalaCards integrated aliases for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3:

Name: Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3 58 76 6
Uhs3 58 76
Syndrome, Hair, Uncombable, Type 3 41

Characteristics:

OMIM:

58
Inheritance:
autosomal recessive

Miscellaneous:
amelioration with age
one patient has been reported (last curated december 2016)


HPO:

33
uncombable hair syndrome 3:
Inheritance autosomal recessive inheritance


Classifications:



External Ids:

OMIM 58 617252
MeSH 45 D006201
SNOMED-CT via HPO 70 225570000 258211005

Summaries for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot : 76 Uncombable hair syndrome 3: A form of uncombable hair syndrome, a condition characterized by scalp hair that is impossible to comb due to the haphazard arrangement of the hair bundles. A characteristic morphologic feature is a triangular to reniform to heart shape on cross-sections, and a groove, canal or flattening along the entire length of the hair. Most individuals are affected early in childhood and the hair takes on a spun-glass appearance with the hair becoming dry, curly, glossy, lighter in color, and progressively uncombable. The hair growth rate can range from slow to normal, and the condition improves with age.

MalaCards based summary : Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3, is also known as uhs3. An important gene associated with Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3 is TCHH (Trichohyalin). Related phenotypes are curly hair and pili canaliculi

OMIM : 58 Uncombable hair syndrome is characterized by silvery, blond, or straw-colored scalp hair that is dry, frizzy, and wiry, has a characteristic sheen, stands away from the scalp in multiple directions, and is impossible to comb. This hair shaft disorder occurs in children and improves with age. The hair growth rate can range from slow to normal (summary by U. Basmanav et al., 2016). For a general phenotypic description and a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of UHS, see UHS1 (191480). (617252)

Related Diseases for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

Diseases in the Uncombable Hair Syndrome 1 family:

Uncombable Hair Syndrome 2 Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

Human phenotypes related to Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3:

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# Description HPO Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 curly hair 33 HP:0002212
2 pili canaliculi 33 HP:0002235
3 uncombable hair 33 HP:0030056

Symptoms via clinical synopsis from OMIM:

58
Skin Nails Hair Hair:
uncombable hair
normal neonatal hair
pili trianguli (seen on scanning em of hair shaft cross-section)
pili canaliculi (seen on scanning em of hair shaft cross-section)
slow hair growth
more

Clinical features from OMIM:

617252

Drugs & Therapeutics for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

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Publications for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

Variations for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

ClinVar genetic disease variations for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3:

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# Gene Variation Type Significance SNP ID Assembly Location
1 TCHH NM_007113.3(TCHH): c.991C> T (p.Gln331Ter) single nucleotide variant Likely pathogenic rs201930497 GRCh37 Chromosome 1, 152084702: 152084702
2 TCHH NM_007113.3(TCHH): c.991C> T (p.Gln331Ter) single nucleotide variant Likely pathogenic rs201930497 GRCh38 Chromosome 1, 152112226: 152112226

Expression for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

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Pathways for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

GO Terms for Uncombable Hair Syndrome 3

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