Congenital absence of spleen

Known as: Splenic aplasia, SPLEEN, ABSENCE, CONGENITAL, Congenital asplenia 
Absence (aplasia) of the spleen. [HPO:curators]
National Institutes of Health

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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Ribosomal protein haploinsufficiency occurs in diverse human diseases including Diamond-Blackfan anemia (DBA), congenital… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Meningococcal disease describes the spectrum of infections caused by Neisseria meningiditis, including meningitdis, bacteremia… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
On June 20, 2012, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended routine use of 13-valent pneumococcal… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Invasive disease from Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) is a major cause of illness and death in the United States, with an… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy is known as a rare hereditary disease with classic triad… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most common cause of both pneumonia overall and fatal pneumonia. Antibiotic resistance has… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The spleen has the same relationship to the circulatory system that the lymph nodes have to the lymphatic system. A wide range of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Our previous studies in both mouse and human identified the Bapx1 homeobox gene, a member of the NK gene family, as one of the… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Computed tomography (CT) is an excellent imaging modality for demonstrating the size, shape, and position of the spleen, as well… (More)
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A long-term follow-up of 740 American servicemen splenectomised because of trauma during the 1939-45 war showed a significant… (More)
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