Shwachman syndrome

(redirected from Shwachman-Diamond syndrome)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Shwach·man syn·drome

(shwahk'măn), [MIM*260400]
an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by sinusitis, bronchiectasis, pancreatic insufficiency resulting in malabsorption, neutropenia with defect in neutrophile chemotaxis, short stature, and skeletal changes with radiographic findings of metaphysial flaring of long bones.

Shwach·man syn·drome

(shwahk'măn), [MIM*260400]
an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by sinusitis, bronchiectasis, pancreatic insufficiency resulting in malabsorption, neutropenia with defect in neutrophile chemotaxis, short stature, and skeletal changes with radiographic findings of metaphysial flaring of long bones.

Shwachman syndrome

A condition characterized by pancreatic atrophy, neutropenia, growth failure, metaphyseal defects, hepatitis, anemia, thrombocytopenia, myocardial lesions–myofiber fragmentation, round cell inflammation, and fibrosis

Shwachman,

Harry, U.S. pediatrician, 1910-1986.
Shwachman syndrome - an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by sinusitis, bronchiectasis, pancreatic insufficiency, neutropenia, short stature, and skeletal changes, with radiographic findings of metaphyseal flaring of the long bones. Synonym(s): Shwachman-Diamond syndrome
Shwachman-Diamond syndrome - Synonym(s): Shwachman syndrome

Shwach·man syn·drome

(shwahkmăn sindrōm) [MIM*260400]
Disorder characterized by sinusitis, bronchiectasis, pancreatic insufficiency resulting in malabsorption, neutropenia with defect in neutrophile chemotaxis, short stature, and skeletal changes.
References in periodicals archive ?
Insight into the leukemia-associated Shwachman-Diamond syndrome.
A zebrafish model for the Shwachman-Diamond syndrome (SIDS).
This study was supported in part by Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome International, Inc, New Albany, Ohio.
Shwachman-Diamond syndrome marrow cells show abnormally increased apoptosis mediated through the Fas pathway.
Risk of myelodysplasia and acute myeloid leukemia in Shwachman-Diamond syndrome.
The Shwachman-Diamond syndrome (SDS), first described in 1964,[1] is a rare congenital disorder of unknown etiology for which an autosomal recessive trait of inheritance has been suggested.
Shwachman-Diamond syndrome affecting 2 siblings in the background of second-degree parental consanguinity strongly favors an autosomal recessive trait.
Adult onset of acute myeloid leukemia (M6) in patients with Shwachman-Diamond syndrome.