Epstein, A.A.

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A.A., U.S. physician, 1880-1965.
Epstein syndrome - symptoms include edema, protein concentration in urine, low concentration of albumin in the blood, and hyperlipidemia. Synonym(s): nephrotic syndrome
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They were previously described as the May-Hegglin anomaly, Fechtner syndrome, Sebastian syndrome, and Epstein syndrome, yet they all result from autosomal dominant mutations in the cytoskeletal protein MYH9.
1,3,4) Interestingly, it has been revealed that LCA also has an association with different congenital and immunological conditions, such as inflammatory bowel disease, (1) Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, (13) Epstein syndrome, (14) lymphocytic colitis, SLE, (15) ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis, (16) Gaucher's disease, (17) myelodysplastic syndrome, (9) chronic glomerulonephritis, and aplastic anemia.
Littoral cell angioma in a patient with Epstein syndrome.