Extensive portal and mesenteric vein thrombosis in a young man with Klinefelter's syndrome.

@article{Matsunaga2012ExtensivePA,
  title={Extensive portal and mesenteric vein thrombosis in a young man with Klinefelter's syndrome.},
  author={Yasutaka Matsunaga and Akira Gotō and Hideki Wakasugi and Ayako Itoh and Kazuhiko Yonezawa and Miki Itoh and Kenichi Fujii and Kazuya Suzuki and Takashi Abe and Keiko Ushijima and Yasuhisa Shinomura},
  journal={Hepatology research : the official journal of the Japan Society of Hepatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={
          103-9
        }
}
Klinefelter's syndrome (KS) is a unique physical condition characterized by tall stature, eunuchoid body proportions, gynecomastia, and azoospermia, in addition to an extra X chromosome. In contrast to the original description, symptoms or physical findings can be extremely varied. KS is the most common chromosomal disorder, with an incidence of 1 in 500 males and is also the most commonly undiagnosed chromosomal disorder. Here, we present the case of a 26-year-old man with KS, who visited our… CONTINUE READING
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