TORCH syndrome

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TORCH syndrome

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The terms "TORCH syndrome" returned 1 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human USP18 deficiency underlies type 1 interferonopathy leading to severe pseudo-TORCH syndrome.
 

Author(s): Marije E C Meuwissen, Rachel Schot, Sofija Buta, Grétel Oudesluijs, Sigrid Tinschert, Scott D Speer, Zhi Li, Leontine van Unen, Daphne Heijsman, Tobias Goldmann, Maarten H Lequin, Johan M Kros, Wendy Stam, Mark Hermann, Rob Willemsen, Rutger W W Brouwer, Wilfred F J Van IJcken, Marta Martin-Fernandez, Irenaeus de Coo, Jeroen Dudink, Femke A T de Vries, Aida Bertoli Avella, Marco Prinz, Yanick J Crow, Frans W Verheijen, Sandra Pellegrini, Dusan Bogunovic, Grazia M S Mancini

Journal: J. Exp. Med.. 2016 06;213(7):1163-74.

 

Pseudo-TORCH syndrome (PTS) is characterized by microcephaly, enlarged ventricles, cerebral calcification, and, occasionally, by systemic features at birth resembling the sequelae of congenital infection but in the absence of an infectious agent. Genetic defects resulting in activation ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "TORCH syndrome" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[TORCH syndrome: Rational approach of pre and post natal diagnosis and treatment. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Neonatal Infections Sociedad Chilena de Infectología, 2016].
 

Author(s): Fernanda Cofre, Luis Delpiano, Yenis Labraña, Alejandra Reyes, Alejandra Sandoval, Giannina Izquierdo

Journal: Rev Chilena Infectol. 2016 Apr;33(2):191-216.

 

There is a lot of bacterial, viral or parasite infections who are able to be transmitted vertically from the mother to the fetus or newborn which implicates an enormous risk for it. The TORCH acronym is used universally to refer to a fetus or newborn which presents clinical features ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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