Disease Information for Kartageners syndrome

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Right ventricular heave
Bronchospasm signs
Cough
Cough Chronic
Cough, productive
Rales
Recurrent chest infections/bronchitis/sign
Wheezing
Nasal congestion
Nasal discharge
Nose blocked/stuffy
Runny nose/rhinorrhea
Typical Clinical Presentation
Presentation/Kartagener's triad/Situs inversus/bronchiectasis/sinusitis
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Infertility Male Normal Androgens
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Past History
Past history/Pneumonia
Established Disease Population
Patient/Situs inversus
Patient/Bronchiectasis
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Family History
Family history/Lung disease
Family history/Lung disease/unusual type
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
SEMEN Analysis Abnormal
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
SEMEN Sperm count
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
TEST/Ciliary dyskinesia ( Nasal/Bronchial wash) abn
Pathology
BX/Nasal mucosa biopsy/abnormal
BX/Sinus Abnormal
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Abnormal in children
CT Scan
CT Scan/Chest abnormal
CT Scan/Lung HRCT scan abnormal
CT Scan/Sinus abnormality
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Heart position/abnormal/Chest
Xray/Chest film/extrapulmonary abnormal
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Skull abnormality
Xray/Sinus abnormality
X-RAY With contrast
Bronchogram/Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
Asthma Children
Associated Disease & Complications
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
Cilia dysfunction/tracheobronchial syndrome
Dextrocardia
Immotile cilia syndrome
Infertility/sterility male
Kartagener's syndrome
Nasal obstruction
Pneumonia, unresolved/Chronic
Sinusitis
Sinusitis, chronic
Situs inversus
Asthma Children
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Pediatric disorders (ex)
CLASS/Bronchus involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Pulmonic (category)
CLASS/Maxillary sinus involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Paranasal sinus disorder (ex)
CLASS/Cilia disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Gene locus 5p15-p14
Pathophysiology/Gene locus 9p21-p13
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 5
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 7
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 9
Pathophysiology/Gene Locus Identified/OMIM database
Pathophysiology/Genomic indentifiers (polymorphism/snip/mutations)
Pathophysiology/Hereditary disease/Adult manifestations
Process
PROCESS/Autosomal recessive disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Hereditofamilial (category)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
Synonyms
Synonym
Bronchiectasis chronic sinusitis AND dextrocardia syndrome, Ciliary Dyskinesia Primary, Ciliary Dyskinesias Primary, DEXTROCARDIA BRONCHIECTASIS AND SINUSITIS, DEXTROCARDIA BRONCHIECTASIS SINUSITIS SYNDROME, Dyskinesia Primary Ciliary, Dyskinesias Primary Ciliary, Kartagener, Kartagener Syndrome, Kartagener syndrome (disorder), Kartagener Syndromes, KARTAGENER TRIAD, Kartagener Triads, Kartageners syndrome, Kartagener's Syndrome, Kartageners Triad, Kartagener's Triad, Polynesian bronchiectasis, Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, Primary Ciliary Dyskinesias, Siewert syndrome, SINUSITIS BRONCHIECTASIS SITUS INVERSUS SYNDROME, Syndrome Kartagener, Syndrome Kartagener's, Syndromes Kartagener, Triad Kartagener, Triad Kartagener's, Triads Kartagener, Synonym/Dextrocardia-bronchiectasis-sinusitis synd, Synonym/Sinusitis-bronchiectasis-situs inversus synd.
Definition

Synonyms of Kartagener Syndrome; Chronic Sinobronchial Disease and Dextrocardia; Dextrocardia, Bronchiectasis and Sinusitis; Kartagener Triad; Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, Kartagener Type; Siewert Syndrome; Situs Inversus, Bronchiectasis and Sinusitis; Kartagener Syndrome is a genetic disorder combining three major symptoms; These include chronic enlargement of the bronchial tubes (bronchiectasis), chronic inflammation of the lining of the sinuses (sinusitis), and abnormal cross-positioning of body organs during prenatal development (situs inversus);--------------[NORD 2005]--------------

An autosomal recessive disorder characterized by BRONCHIECTASIS; SINUSITIS; DEXTROCARDIA; and INFERTILITY; In vitro studies of tissues from these patients, have shown various patterns of abnormal ciliary beating; Kartagener"s syndrome; Afzelius’ syndrome; Kartagener’s triad; Zivert"s syndrome; Zivert-Kartagener triad; Immotile cilia syndrome, ciliary dyskinesia, bronchiectasis-dextrocardia-sinusitis, sinusitis-bronchiectasis-situs inversus syndrome, situs inversus-sinusitis-bronchiectasis, dextrocardia-bronchiectasis-sinusitis immotile cilia, dextrokardia-bronchiektasis-sinusitis-syndrom (German);

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