FTP Download
Chinchilla Research Resource Database


Term:apparent mineralocorticoid excess syndrome
go back to main search page
Accession:DOID:4367 term browser browse the term
Definition:A hereditary disease characterized by childhood onset HYPERTENSION, hypokalemic alkalosis, and low RENIN and ALDOSTERONE secretion. It results from a defect in the activity of the 11-BETA-HYDROXYSTEROID DEHYDROGENASE TYPE 2 enzyme which results in inadequate conversion of CORTISOL to CORTISONE. The build up of unprocessed cortisol to levels that stimulate MINERALOCORTICOID RECEPTORS creates the appearance of having excessive MINERALOCORTICOIDS.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase deficiency type 2;   AME;   AME1;   Apparent Mineralocorticoid Excess;   Cortisol 11-beta-ketoreductase deficiency;   Ulick syndrome;   syndrome of apparent mineralocorticoid excess
 primary_id: MESH:C537422;   MESH:D043204
 alt_id: DOID:0090121;   OMIM:218030;   RDO:0003265;   RDO:0003266;   RDO:9004416
 xref: GARD:433;   ORDO:320
For additional species annotation, visit the Alliance of Genome Resources.

show annotations for term's descendants       view all columns           Sort by:
apparent mineralocorticoid excess syndrome term browser
Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Hsd11b2 hydroxysteroid 11-beta dehydrogenase 2 JBrowse link 19 37,476,083 37,481,326 RGD:7240710
G Prkar1a protein kinase cAMP-dependent type 1 regulatory subunit alpha JBrowse link 10 97,940,705 97,959,199 RGD:11554173

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  disease 14759
    syndrome 4210
      apparent mineralocorticoid excess syndrome 2
Path 2
Term Annotations click to browse term
  disease 14759
    Developmental Diseases 7628
      Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities 6666
        genetic disease 5913
          inherited metabolic disorder 1807
            lipid metabolism disorder 721
              steroid inherited metabolic disorder 57
                apparent mineralocorticoid excess syndrome 2
paths to the root