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MASS syndrome

Autosomal dominant disorder of CONNECTIVE TISSUE characterized by myopia, mitral valve prolapse, borderline and non-progressive aortic enlargement, and nonspecific skin and skeletal features (MASS). It can be associated with mutations in the gene encoding FIBRILLIN
Also Known As:
Mass phenotype; Overlap connective tissue disease
Networked: 70 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 3 trials/studies)

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Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Karsenty, G: 3 articles (07/2005 - 01/2001)
2. Elefteriou, Florent: 2 articles (06/2015 - 09/2003)
3. Shim, Jae-Hyuck: 2 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
4. Glimcher, Laurie H: 2 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
5. Wein, Marc N: 2 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
6. Jones, Dallas C: 2 articles (09/2013 - 05/2012)
7. Karsenty, Gerard: 2 articles (08/2011 - 09/2003)
8. Dacquin, Romain: 2 articles (01/2011 - 02/2004)
9. de Vernejoul, Marie-Christine: 2 articles (03/2010 - 03/2008)
10. Schilling, Arndt F: 2 articles (12/2006 - 02/2005)

Related Diseases

1. Osteoporosis
2. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
3. Bone Resorption
4. Chronic Periodontitis
5. Retroperitoneal Fibrosis

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
2. Losartan (Cozaar)
3. Enalapril
4. Norrie disease
5. Neuraminidase deficiency with beta-galactosidase deficiency
6. Familial ectopia lentis
7. fibrillin
8. Islet Amyloid Polypeptide
9. beta Catenin
10. Leptin

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Positive-Pressure Respiration (PEEP)
2. Ovariectomy (Oophorectomy)
3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)