Ivemark syndrome

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Ivemark syndrome

Ivemark syndrome is a rare condition that affects multiple organ systems of the body. It is characterized by the absence (asplenia) or underdevelopment (hypoplasia) of the spleen, heart malformations, and the abnormal arrangement of the internal organs of the chest and abdomen (situs inversus). Symptoms vary greatly depending on the specific abnormalities present. The exact cause of Ivemark syndrome is not known.

 

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The terms "Ivemark syndrome" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ivemark syndrome-a rare entity with specific anatomical features.
 

Author(s): Adrian Hrusca, Andreea Liana Rachisan, Bogdan Lucian, Simona Oprita, Simona Manole, Simona Cainap

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2015 Mar;143(3):383-6.

 

Ivemark syndrome (IS) is a rare embryological disorder which results from failure of development of the left-right asymmetry of organs. It is often associated with cardiac and other organ abnormalities, which are the usual causes of death in early neonatal life. We report a 3 months ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acute pulmonary embolism revealing Ivemark syndrome in an adult.
 

Author(s): F Petitpierre, N Alberti, L Raffray, M Durieux, A Veron, J-T Perez, A-S Lasserre, N Frulio, T Carteret, P Balageas, C Salut, F Bonnet, H Trillaud

Journal: Diagn Interv Imaging. 2013 Mar;94(3):333-5.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Congenital asplenia (Ivemark syndrome) revealed by mesenteric vein thrombosis in a 77 year old patient].
 

Author(s): Michel Gonzalez, St├ęphane Collaud, Pascal Gervaz, Philippe Morel

Journal: Gastroenterol. Clin. Biol.. 2007 Oct;31(10):860-2.

 

Congenital asplenia (Ivemark syndrome) is usually associated with major cardiac malformations, which determine the clinical presentation and often result in death before 6 months of age. We report the unusual case of a 77 year-old patient with a congenital asplenia that was incidentally ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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