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Lymphedema distichiasis syndrome

Known as: Hereditary lymphedema-distichiasis syndrome, Lymphedema with distichiasis, Lymphedema-Distichiasis Syndrome 
An autosomal dominant genetic disorder caused by mutation(s) in the FOXC2 gene, encoding forkhead box protein C2. The condition is characterized by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Intraluminal valves are required for the proper function of lymphatic collecting vessels and large lymphatic trunks like the… Expand
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2010
2010
Purpose: Lymphedema-distichiasis syndrome is characterized by the presence of lower limb lymphedema and supernumerary eyelashes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The molecular events involved in lymphatic development are poorly understood. Hence, the genes responsible for hereditary… Expand
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2004
2004
Lymphedema-distichiasis (LD) syndrome is a clinically variable autosomal dominant disorder. The disorder is caused by mutations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Lymphedema-distichiasis (LD) (OMIM 153400) is a rare autosomal-dominant condition characterized by pubertal onset of lower limb… Expand
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To describe the clinical characteristics of a family with autosomal dominant lymphedema-distichiasis syndrome and to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Hereditary lymphedemas are developmental disorders of the lymphatics resulting in edema of the extremities due to altered… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract. Lymphoedema-distichiasis (LD) is a dominantly inherited form of primary lymphoedema with onset of lower limb swelling… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Hereditary lymphoedema-distichiasis (LD) is an autosomal dominant disorder that classically presents as lymphoedema of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Lymphedema-distichiasis (LD) is an autosomal dominant disorder that classically presents as lymphedema of the limbs, with… Expand
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