Leprechaunism syndrome

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Leprechaunism syndrome

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The terms "Leprechaunism syndrome" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Classic Case Report of Donohue Syndrome (Leprechaunism; OMIM *246200): The Impact of Consanguineous Mating.
 

Author(s): Yousif Nijim, Youssef Awni, Amin Adawi, Abdalla Bowirrat

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Feb;95(6):e2710.

 

Donohue syndrome ([DS]; leprechaunism) describes a genetic autosomal recessive disorder that results from the presence of homozygous or compound heterozygous mutations in the insulin receptor gene (INSR; 19p13.3-p13.2).Donohue syndrome is associated with a fatal congenital form of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Leprechaunism (Donohue syndrome).
 

Author(s): Urmi Ghosh, Sarah Mathai

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2015 Aug;52(8):724.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Leprechaunism (Donohue syndrome): a case bearing novel compound heterozygous mutations in the insulin receptor gene.
 

Author(s): Yuki Kawashima, Rei Nishimura, Akari Utsunomiya, Reiko Kagawa, Hiroaki Funata, Masanobu Fujimoto, Keiichi Hanaki, Susumu Kanzaki

Journal: Endocr. J.. 2013 ;60(1):107-12.

 

Leprechaunism (Donohue syndrome) is the most severe type of insulin receptor (INSR) gene anomaly with the majority of patients surviving for only 2 years. We report a surviving 2 -year-old male with leprechaunism, bearing novel compound heterozygous mutations in the INSR. The patient ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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