Vol 6, No 17 (September 2018): Annals of Translational Medicine (Focus on “Rare and orphan disorders: an emerging challenge?”)

Preface

Rare diseases: the paradox of an emerging challenge
Elisa Danese, Giuseppe Lippi
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Original Article

The burden of cardiac arrhythmias in sarcoidosis: a population-based inpatient analysis
Rupak Desai, Kiranmayi Kakumani, Hee Kong Fong, Bhrugesh Shah, Daniyal Zahid, Dipen Zalavadia, Rajkumar Doshi, Hemant Goyal
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Review Article

Rare congenital bleeding disorders
Massimo Franchini, Giuseppe Marano, Simonetta Pupella, Stefania Vaglio, Francesca Masiello, Eva Veropalumbo, Vanessa Piccinini, Ilaria Pati, Liviana Catalano, Giancarlo Maria Liumbruno
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Anaphylactic cardiovascular collapse and Kounis syndrome: systemic vasodilation or coronary vasoconstriction?
Nicholas G. Kounis, Gianfranco Cervellin, Ioanna Koniari, Laura Bonfanti, Periklis Dousdampanis, Nikolaos Charokopos, Stelios F. Assimakopoulos, Stavros K. Kakkos, Ioannis G. Ntouvas, George D. Soufras, Ioannis Tsolakis
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Current and future roles of mucins in cholangiocarcinoma—recent evidences for a possible interplay with bile acids
Elisa Danese, Andrea Ruzzenente, Martina Montagnana, Patricia Marie-Jeanne Lievens
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Molecular basis of cystic fibrosis: from bench to bedside
Maria Cristina Dechecchi, Anna Tamanini, Giulio Cabrini
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Insulin autoimmune syndrome: from diagnosis to clinical management
Simona Censi, Caterina Mian, Corrado Betterle
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Sclerosing mesenteritis: a comprehensive clinical review
Michael S. Green, Rajiv Chhabra, Hemant Goyal
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Diagnostic insights into chronic-inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathies
Johannes J. Roggenbuck, Joseph Boucraut, Emilien Delmont, Karsten Conrad, Dirk Roggenbuck
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:337
Metabolomics: a challenge for detecting and monitoring inborn errors of metabolism
Michele Mussap, Marco Zaffanello, Vassilios Fanos
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:338
Old and new insights into the diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis
Olga Ciepiela
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Diagnosis of neurodegenerative dementia: where do we stand, now?
Giulia M. Sancesario, Sergio Bernardini
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Biochemical markers of acute intestinal ischemia: possibilities and limitations
Martina Montagnana, Elisa Danese, Giuseppe Lippi
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Rare thrombophilic conditions
Gian Luca Salvagno, Chiara Pavan, Giuseppe Lippi
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Sleep-disordered breathing in paediatric setting: existing and upcoming of the genetic disorders
Marco Zaffanello, Franco Antoniazzi, Laura Tenero, Luana Nosetti, Michele Piazza, Giorgio Piacentini
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e-thrombosis: epidemiology, physiopathology and rationale for preventing computer-related thrombosis
Giuseppe Lippi, Camilla Mattiuzzi, Emmanuel J. Favaloro
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Rare forms of von Willebrand disease
Emmanuel J. Favaloro
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Disclosure:

The focused issue “Rare and orphan disorders: an emerging challenge?” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Elisa Danese and Giuseppe Lippi served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.