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Disease POEMS Syndrome

Name POEMS Syndrome
Synonyms Crow Fukase Syndrome | Crow-Fukase Syndrome | Organomegalies, Polyneuropathy | Organomegaly, Polyneuropathy | Polyneuropathy Organomegalies | Polyneuropathy Organomegaly | Polyneuropathy, Organomegaly, Endocrinopathy, M Protein, and Skin Changes Syndrome | Syndrome, Crow-Fukase | Syndrome, POEMS | Syndrome, Takatsuki's | Takatsuki's Syndrome | Takatsuki Syndrome
Definition A multisystemic disorder characterized by a sensorimotor polyneuropathy (POLYNEUROPATHIES), organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal gammopathy, and pigmentary skin changes. Other clinical features which may be present include EDEMA; CACHEXIA; microangiopathic glomerulopathy; pulmonary hypertension (HYPERTENSION, PULMONARY); cutaneous necrosis; THROMBOCYTOSIS; and POLYCYTHEMIA. This disorder is frequently associated with osteosclerotic myeloma. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1335; Rev Med Interne 1997;18(7):553-62)
Categories Blood disease | Congenital abnormality | Immune system disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D016878
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Polyneuropathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes POEMS Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blood Protein Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraproteinemias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references POEMS Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Abnormalities, Multiple Has associated chemicals Has associated genes POEMS Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Immunoproliferative Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraproteinemias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references POEMS Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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