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Meigs syndrome

MedGen UID:
6287
Concept ID:
C0025184
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Meig Syndrome; Meig's Syndrome; Meigs Syndrome; Meigs' Syndrome
SNOMED CT: Meigs' syndrome (63402005); Ovarian-ascites-pleural effusion syndrome (63402005); Demons-Meigs syndrome (63402005); Meigs-Cass syndrome (63402005); Meigs syndrome (63402005)
Modes of inheritance:
Not genetically inherited
MedGen UID:
988794
Concept ID:
CN307044
Finding
Source: Orphanet
clinical entity without genetic inheritance.
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0017799
Orphanet: ORPHA314451

Definition

Meigs syndrome is a rare neoplastic disease characterized by the clinical triad of benign ovarian tumor (typically, ovarian fibroma or fibroma-like tumor), hydrothorax and ascites, which resolve after tumor resection. Patients usually present with dyspnea, pelvic mass with or without a tender, distended abdomen and/or weight loss. [from ORDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMeigs syndrome
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Professional guidelines

PubMed

Hivert MF, Grant RW, Shrader P, Meigs JB
BMC Health Serv Res 2009 Sep 22;9:170. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-9-170. PMID: 19772639Free PMC Article
Hivert MF, Warner AS, Shrader P, Grant RW, Meigs JB
Diabetes Care 2009 Oct;32(10):1820-2. Epub 2009 Jul 10 doi: 10.2337/dc09-0720. PMID: 19592631Free PMC Article
Cheng MH, Yen MS, Chao KC, Sheu BC, Wang PH
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2008 Dec;47(4):384-90. doi: 10.1016/S1028-4559(09)60003-6. PMID: 19126502

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Li S, Hong R, Yin M, Zhang X, Zhang T, Yang J
Acta Oncol 2023 Aug;62(8):889-896. Epub 2023 Jun 30 doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2023.2226798. PMID: 37391865
Shang W, Wu L, Xu R, Chen X, Yao S, Huang P, Wang F
Front Med 2021 Feb;15(1):116-124. Epub 2020 Jul 10 doi: 10.1007/s11684-019-0732-6. PMID: 32651935
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Diagnosis

Kristková L, Zvaríková M, Bílek O, Dufek D, Poprach A, Holánek M
Klin Onkol 2022 Spring;35(3):232-234. doi: 10.48095/ccko2022232. PMID: 35760576
Argento AC, Gillespie CT
Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2019 Jun;40(3):402-409. Epub 2019 Sep 16 doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1695050. PMID: 31525815
Magudia K, Menias CO, Bhalla S, Katabathina VS, Craig JW, Hammer MM
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Therapy

He J, Li J, Fan B, Yan L, Ouyang L
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 2023 Aug;49(8):2199-2204. Epub 2023 May 17 doi: 10.1111/jog.15677. PMID: 37199068
Horino T, Ogasawara M, Kashio T, Inotani S, Ishihara M, Ohnishi H, Komori M, Ichii O, Terada Y
Rom J Intern Med 2022 Mar 1;60(1):85-89. Epub 2022 Mar 17 doi: 10.2478/rjim-2021-0032. PMID: 34333880
Yang ST, Cheng M, Lai CR, Shen SH, Lee WL, Wang PH
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 2021 Nov;60(6):1116-1120. doi: 10.1016/j.tjog.2021.09.028. PMID: 34794749
Torres Jiménez AR, Solís-Vallejo E, Céspedes-Cruz AI, Zeferino Cruz M, Rojas-Curiel EZ, Sánchez-Jara B
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Prognosis

Kristková L, Zvaríková M, Bílek O, Dufek D, Poprach A, Holánek M
Klin Onkol 2022 Spring;35(3):232-234. doi: 10.48095/ccko2022232. PMID: 35760576
Horino T, Ogasawara M, Kashio T, Inotani S, Ishihara M, Ohnishi H, Komori M, Ichii O, Terada Y
Rom J Intern Med 2022 Mar 1;60(1):85-89. Epub 2022 Mar 17 doi: 10.2478/rjim-2021-0032. PMID: 34333880
Krenke R, Maskey-Warzechowska M, Korczynski P, Zielinska-Krawczyk M, Klimiuk J, Chazan R, Light RW
Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2114. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002114. PMID: 26656338Free PMC Article
Baloch S, Khaskheli M, Khushk IA, Farooq S
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2006 Sep;16(9):602-3. PMID: 16945236
Turton CW
Br J Hosp Med 1980 Mar;23(3):239-40, 244, 246-7 passim. PMID: 6991044

Clinical prediction guides

Li S, Hong R, Yin M, Zhang X, Zhang T, Yang J
Acta Oncol 2023 Aug;62(8):889-896. Epub 2023 Jun 30 doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2023.2226798. PMID: 37391865
Brillantino C, Errico ME, Minelli R, Esposito F, Pirisi P, Gaglione G, Grella MG, Ferrara D, Zeccolini M, Rossi E
Ann Ital Chir 2022 Jul 25;11 PMID: 36606361
Chao YH, Chen HY
J Formos Med Assoc 2022 Dec;121(12):2633-2638. Epub 2022 Apr 19 doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2022.03.020. PMID: 35459608
Murayama Y, Kamoi Y, Yamamoto H, Isogai J, Tanaka T
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2020 Oct 7;20(1):436. doi: 10.1186/s12872-020-01718-4. PMID: 33028203Free PMC Article
Brun JL
Gynecol Oncol 2007 Jun;105(3):796-800. Epub 2007 Apr 11 doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2007.01.050. PMID: 17433421

Recent systematic reviews

Krenke R, Maskey-Warzechowska M, Korczynski P, Zielinska-Krawczyk M, Klimiuk J, Chazan R, Light RW
Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2114. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002114. PMID: 26656338Free PMC Article
Brun JL
Gynecol Oncol 2007 Jun;105(3):796-800. Epub 2007 Apr 11 doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2007.01.050. PMID: 17433421

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