Hartnup

Surname of British family in which the disease was first described. See H. disease, H. syndrome.

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  • Hartnup — Recorded as Hartsop, Hartop, Hartup, Hartnup,and others, this is an English surname. It is locational and probably originates from Hartsop, a parish and village in the county of Westmorland, five miles north east of Ambleside. The placename… …   Surnames reference

  • Hartnup, enfermedad de — dermat. Enfermedad hereditaria que produce una dermatosis semejante a la pelagra con accesos de ataxia cerebelosa (trastornos del equilibrio) y en ocasiones retraso mental. La causa es un incremento anormal en la tasa de eliminación de… …   Diccionario médico

  • Hartnup disease — Hartnup disease. См. болезнь Хартнупа. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Hartnup-Krankheit — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 E72.0 Störungen des Aminosäuretransportes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hartnup-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 E72.0 Störungen des Aminosäuretransportes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hartnup disease — Hart·nup disease härt .nəp n an inherited metabolic disease that is caused by abnormalities of the renal tubules and is characterized esp. by aminoaciduria involving only monocarboxylic monoamines, a dry red scaly rash, and episodic muscular… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hartnup disease — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = Tryptophan DiseasesDB = 5638 ICD10 = ICD10|E|72|0|e|70 ICD9 = ICD9|270.0 ICDO = OMIM = 234500 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = derm eMedicineTopic = 713 MeshID = D006250 Hartnup disease, or Hartnup disorder …   Wikipedia

  • Hartnup disease —       inborn metabolic disorder involving the amino acid tryptophan. Normally, one of the metabolic pathways of tryptophan leads to the synthesis of nicotinic acid, or niacin, a vitamin of the B group, a deficiency of which causes pellagra. In… …   Universalium

  • Hartnup disease — a rare hereditary defect in the absorption of the amino acid tryptophan, leading to mental retardation, thickening and roughening of the skin on exposure to light, and lack of muscular coordination. The condition is similar to pellagra. Treatment …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Hartnup disease — Amino acid transport defect that leads to excessive loss of monoamino monocarboxylic acids (cystine, lysine, ornithine, arginine) in the urine, and poor absorption in the gut. See iminoglycinuria …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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