TITLE

Fertility in men with primary ciliary dyskinesia presenting with respiratory infection

AUTHOR(S)
Munro, N C; Currie, D C; Lindsay, K S; Ryder, T A; Rutman, A; Dewar, A; Greenstone, M A; Hendry, W F; Cole, P J
PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Jul1994, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p684
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66092387

 

Related Articles

  • BackChat: Living with primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD). O'donnell, Hannah // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Nov2004, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p1073 

    Presents a letter to the editor related to the disease primary ciliary dyskinesia.

  • The prevalence of clinical features associated with primary ciliary dyskinesia in a heterotaxy population: results of a web-based survey. Shapiro, Adam J.; Tolleson-Rinehart, Sue; Zariwala, Maimoona A.; Knowles, Michael R.; Leigh, Margaret W. // Cardiology in the Young;Apr2015, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p752 

    Primary ciliary dyskinesia and heterotaxy are rare but not mutually exclusive disorders, which result from cilia dysfunction. Heterotaxy occurs in at least 12.1% of primary ciliary dyskinesia patients, but the prevalence of primary ciliary dyskinesia within the heterotaxy population is unknown....

  • KARTAGENER SYNDROME. Babar, Khalid Shakeel; Khan, Habibullah; Ismail, Yasser; Azim, Qaisar; Fawad, Muhammad // Gomal Journal of Medical Sciences;Jul-Dec2013, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p239 

    Kartagener syndrome is an autosomal recessive disorder, a subgroup of primary ciliary dyskinesia, characterized by a triad of bronchiectasis, sinusitis and situs inversus. In cases of recurrent lower respiratory tract infections Kartagener syndrome should be kept in mind to prevent unnecessary...

  • Kartagener Syndrome With Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Momeni, Ali; Doroushi, Behzad; Taheri, Nadia // Iranian Journal of Kidney Diseases;Nov2013, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p499 

    Primary ciliary dyskinesia is characterized by congenital impairment of mucociliary clearance. Kartagener syndrome (KS) is a clinical variant of primary ciliary dyskinesia which is involved in situs inversus associated with chronic respiratory infections. In addition, glomerular disease in KS...

  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia and Hydrocephalus With Aqueductal Stenosis. Vieira, José Pedro; Lopes, Patricia; Silva, Rita // Journal of Child Neurology;Jul2012, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p938 

    We report a female patient with situs inversus, dextrocardia, a complex heart malformation, hydrocephalus due to aqueductal stenosis, and abnormal ultrastructure of the respiratory epithelium cilia. Several animal models of this disorder implicate abnormal ciliary function in the genesis of...

  • Bronchiectasis. Barker, Alan F. // New England Journal of Medicine;5/2/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 18, p1383 

    Focuses on the disease bronchiectasis, or the permanent dilation of bronchi. Pathophysiology; Focal and diffuse presentations; Causes, including infections, primary ciliary dyskinesia, immunodeficiency, and cystic fibrosis; Symptoms and physical findings; Diagnostic testing.

  • Nasal nitric oxide to diagnose primary ciliary dyskinesia in newborns. Sterling, F.; Roll, C.; Rotjen, F.; Grasemann, H. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;May2006, Vol. 91 Issue 3, pF233 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Nasal nitric oxide to diagnose primary ciliary dyskinesia in newborns," that was published in the previous issues.

  • Nasal nitric oxide for early diagnosis of familial primary ciliary dyskinesia. Bodini, A.; Rugolotto, S.; Pradal, U.; Zanotto, G.; Peroni, D. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;May2008, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p452 

    A letter to the editor about the role of nasal nitric oxide in diagnosing familial primary ciliary dyskinesia is presented.

  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia. Çift73231;i, Fatma; Atilla, Pergin; Mftoğlu, Sevda; Karnak, Demet // Respiratory Care;Aug2013, Vol. 58 Issue 8, pe99 

    The article presents a case study of a 36-year-old female patient with a history of bronchiectasis and recurrent lower-respiratory-tract infections. It describes the patient's condition who was referred to the clinic for evaluation of her fever, productive cough with sputum production, and...

  • Kartagener's syndrome and polycystic kidney disease. Sayarlioglu, Hayriye; Dagli, Canan Eren; Dogan, Ekrem; Sayarlioglu, Mehmet; Koksal, Nurhan // NDT Plus;Apr2009, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p189 

    The article describes the case of a 25-year-old woman diagnosed with Kartagener's syndrome (KS) fifteen years prior. The disease, a clinical variant of primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) involves situs inversus associated with chronic airway infections. The patient was presented with KS and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics