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Increased circulating cortisol level

Select all: Gene symbolChrAvg % covered at 10xLocus TypeNoteOMIMPrevious symbol(s)Phenotype(s)Slice(s)
AIRE21q22.399.93%gene with protein product607358APECEDAbnormality of calcium-phosphate metabolism; Abnormality of the cerebral vasculature; Abnormality of the fingernails; Adrenal hyperplasia; Alopecia; Anemia; Asplenia; Autoimmunity; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Autosomal recessive inheritance; Cataract; Cholelithiasis; Chronic active hepatitis; Chronic atrophic gastritis; Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis; Constriction of peripheral visual field; Decreased circulating aldosterone level; Diabetes mellitus; Diarrhea; Female hypogonadism; Hypoparathyroidism; Hypoplasia of dental enamel; Increased circulating cortisol level; Juvenile onset; Keratoconjunctivitis; Malabsorption; Opacification of the corneal stroma; Photophobia; Pigmentary retinopathy; Reduced visual acuity; Type I diabetes mellitus; Visual impairment; VitiligoAutoimmune Disorders ; Primary Immunodeficiency
GNAS20q13.3299.88%gene with protein product139320GNAS1Abnormality of the musculature; Abnormality of the skin; Adult onset; Agitation; Anxiety; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Basal ganglia calcification; Blindness; Bone pain; Brachydactyly; Broad 1st metacarpal; Bruising susceptibility; Cardiomyopathy; Cataract; Choroid plexus calcification; Coarse facial features; Cognitive impairment; Constrictive median neuropathy; Craniofacial hyperostosis; Decreased circulating ACTH level; Delayed eruption of teeth; Depressed nasal bridge; Depressivity; Diabetes mellitus; Ectopic calcification; Ectopic ossification; Ectopic ossification in muscle tissue; Elevated circulating parathyroid hormone level; Facial asymmetry; Failure to thrive; Fatigue; Fibrous dysplasia of the bones; Full cheeks; Galactorrhea; Generalized hirsutism; Generalized hyperpigmentation; Growth delay; Growth hormone deficiency; Growth hormone excess; Hearing impairment; Hyperparathyroidism; Hyperphosphatemia; Hypertension; Hyperthyroidism; Hypocalcemia; Hypocalcemic tetany; Hypogonadism; Hypophosphatemia; Hypoplasia of dental enamel; Hypothyroidism; Increased bone mineral density; Increased circulating cortisol level; Increased serum insulin-like growth factor 1; Infantile onset; Intellectual disability; Intestinal polyposis; Juvenile onset; Kyphosis; Large cafe-au-lait macules with irregular margins; Left ventricular hypertrophy; Limitation of joint mobility; Low urinary cyclic AMP response to PTH administration; Macronodular adrenal hyperplasia; Menometrorrhagia; Menstrual irregularities; Mental deterioration; Mood changes; Multiple cafe-au-lait spots; Muscle weakness; Neoplasm; Nephrolithiasis; Nystagmus; Obesity; Osteoma; Osteopenia; Osteoporosis; Pathologic fracture; Phenotypic variability; Pituitary adenoma; Pituitary growth hormone cell adenoma; Pituitary prolactin cell adenoma; Pituitary resistance to thyroid hormone; Polyostotic fibrous dysplasia; Polyphagia; Precocious puberty; Primary hypercorticolism; Progressive; Prolactin excess; Prolactinoma; Pseudohypoparathyroidism; Psychosis; Recurrent fractures; Reduced bone mineral density; Round face; Seizures; Short 4th metacarpal; Short 5th metacarpal; Short fifth metatarsal; Short finger; Short metacarpal; Short metatarsal; Short neck; Short stature; Short toe; Skeletal dysplasia; Skeletal muscle atrophy; Somatic mosaicism; Somatic mutation; Sporadic; Striae distensae; Subcutaneous nodule; Thickened calvaria; Thin skin; Truncal obesity; Variable expressivityObesity
MEN111q13100%gene with protein product613733Abnormality of hair density; Abnormality of the pancreatic islet cells; Abnormality of the thyroid gland; Adenoma sebaceum; Adrenocortical adenoma; Adrenocorticotropic hormone deficiency; Adrenocorticotropin deficient adrenal insufficiency; Amenorrhea; Angiofibromas; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Cafe-au-lait spot; Carcinoid tumor; Chondrocalcinosis; Confetti-like hypopigmented macules; Decreased circulating ACTH level; Decreased female libido; Decreased fertility in females; Decreased fertility in males; Diarrhea; Dyspareunia; Easy fatigability; Elevated circulating parathyroid hormone level; Episodic abdominal pain; Esophagitis; Fasting hyperinsulinemia; Fatigue; Female hypogonadism; Fluctuations in consciousness; Galactorrhea; Generalized muscle weakness; Generalized osteoporosis; Glucagonoma; Growth hormone excess; Gynecomastia; Headache; Hypercalcemia; Hypercalciuria; Hyperhidrosis; Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia; Hyperparathyroidism; Hyperphosphaturia; Hypoglycemia; Hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism; Hypophosphatemia; Hypotension; Impotence; Increased body weight; Increased circulating cortisol level; Infantile hypercalcemia; Insulinoma; Male hypogonadism; Nephrocalcinosis; Nonketotic hypoglycemia; Osteopenia; Osteoporosis; Pallor; Palpitations; Parathyroid adenoma; Parathyroid hyperplasia; Peptic ulcer; Pituitary adenoma; Pituitary growth hormone cell adenoma; Pituitary hypothyroidism; Pituitary null cell adenoma; Pituitary prolactin cell adenoma; Polyphagia; Primary hyperparathyroidism; Progressive visual loss; Prolactinoma; Reactive hypoglycemia; Recurrent hypoglycemia; Secondary growth hormone deficiency; Seizures; Subcutaneous lipoma; Thyroid adenoma; Transient global amnesia; Tremor; Vomiting; Zollinger-Ellison syndromeEctodermal Dysplasia
NR3C15q31.3100%gene with protein product138040GRLAbnormal serum testosterone level; Acne; Adrenal hyperplasia; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Decreased circulating aldosterone level; Fatigue; Hirsutism; Hypertension; Hypoglycemia; Hypokalemia; Increased circulating ACTH level; Increased circulating cortisol level; Increased urinary cortisol level; Metabolic alkalosis; Oligomenorrhea
PDE8B5q13.399.96%gene with protein product603390Adrenal hyperplasia; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Bradykinesia; Degeneration of the striatum; Diabetes mellitus; Dysarthria; Dysdiadochokinesis; Dysphagia; Fatigue; Gait disturbance; Hypertension; Hypogonadism; Hypokinesia; Increased circulating cortisol level; Increased susceptibility to fractures; Lower limb hyperreflexia; Muscle weakness; Osteoporosis; Pigmented micronodular adrenocortical disease; Rigidity; Short stature; Skeletal muscle atrophy; Slender build; Slow progression; Striae distensae; Symmetric lesions of the basal ganglia; Thin skin
PRKAR1A17q24.2100%gene with protein product188830PRKAR1, TSE1Abnormal form of the vertebral bodies; Abnormal prolactin level; Abnormality of circulating adrenocorticotropin level; Abnormality of female external genitalia; Abnormality of immune system physiology; Abnormality of the eye; Abnormality of the nail; Absent/hypoplastic paranasal sinuses; Accelerated skeletal maturation; Adrenal hyperplasia; Agitation; Anteverted nares; Anxiety; Autism; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Autosomal recessive inheritance; Bacterial endocarditis; Blue irides; Blue nevus; Brachycephaly; Brachydactyly; Broad nasal tip; Broad palm; Bruising susceptibility; Calvarial hyperostosis; Cardiac myxoma; Cerebral venous thrombosis; Cone-shaped epiphyses of the phalanges of the hand; Cone-shaped epiphysis; Congenital craniofacial dysostosis; Congenital hypothyroidism; Congestive heart failure; Cryptorchidism; Decreased circulating ACTH level; Delayed eruption of teeth; Delayed speech and language development; Dental malocclusion; Depressed nasal bridge; Depressed nasal ridge; Depressivity; Diabetes mellitus; Dislocated radial head; Disproportionate short-limb short stature; Easy fatigability; Elevated calcitonin; Elevated circulating parathyroid hormone level; Enlarged polycystic ovaries; Epicanthus; Epiphyseal stippling; Exertional dyspnea; Fatigue; Freckling; Global developmental delay; Growth hormone deficiency; Growth hormone excess; Hearing impairment; Heart murmur; Heterogeneous; Hirsutism; Hydrocephalus; Hyperactivity; Hyperphosphatemia; Hypertelorism; Hypertension; Hypocalcemia; Hypodontia; Hypogonadism; Hypoplasia of the maxilla; Hypoplasia of the nasal bone; Hypoplasia of the radius; Hypoplasia of the ulna; Hypoplastic vertebral bodies; Hypospadias; Increased circulating cortisol level; Increased intracranial pressure; Increased susceptibility to fractures; Increased urinary cortisol level; Intellectual disability; Intrauterine growth retardation; Kyphosis; Long hallux; Malar flattening; Mandibular prognathia; Melanocytic nevus; Menstrual irregularities; Mental deterioration; Micromelia; Midface retrusion; Mild postnatal growth retardation; Mild short stature; Mood changes; Multiple lentigines; Muscle weakness; Myxoid subcutaneous tumors; Narrow vertebral interpedicular distance; Neonatal epiphyseal stippling; Nevus; Obesity; Onset; Open mouth; Optic atrophy; Osteopenia; Osteoporosis; Paradoxical increased cortisol secretion on dexamethasone suppression test; Peripheral neuropathy; Peripheral Schwannoma; Pheochromocytoma; Pigmented micronodular adrenocortical disease; Pituitary adenoma; Pituitary growth hormone cell adenoma; Primary hypercorticolism; Profuse pigmented skin lesions; Pseudohypoparathyroidism; Psychosis; Pulmonic valve myxoma; Red hair; Round face; Schwannoma; Scoliosis; Short metacarpal; Short metatarsal; Short nose; Short palm; Short phalanx of finger; Short stature; Short toe; Skeletal muscle atrophy; Slender build; Specific learning disability; Spinal canal stenosis; Strabismus; Striae distensae; Thin skin; Thyroid adenoma; Thyroid carcinoma; Thyroid follicular hyperplasia; Truncal obesity; Vestibular Schwannoma; Wide nasal bridgeHeterotaxy ; Obesity
RET10q11.21100%gene with protein product164761HSCR1, MEN2A, MTC1, MEN2BAbdominal pain; Abnormal intestine morphology; Abnormality of cardiovascular system morphology; Abnormality of temperature regulation; Abnormality of the cardiovascular system; Abnormality of the foot; Abnormality of the integument; Abnormality of the mouth; Abnormality of the sacrum; Abnormality of the skin; Adrenal pheochromocytoma; Aganglionic megacolon; Autonomic dysregulation; Autosomal dominant inheritance; Autosomal recessive inheritance; Bicornuate uterus; Breathing dysregulation; Cafe-au-lait spot; Central hypoventilation; Central sleep apnea; Cerebral hemorrhage; Chest pain; Colonic diverticula; Congenital cataract; Congenital onset; Congestive heart failure; Constipation; Death in infancy; Depressed nasal ridge; Diarrhea; Disproportionate tall stature; Downslanted palpebral fissures; Dysautonomia; Dysphonia; Elevated calcitonin; Elevated urinary dopamine; Elevated urinary epinephrine; Elevated urinary norepinephrine; Epicanthus; Episodic abdominal pain; Episodic hyperhidrosis; Episodic hypertension; Episodic paroxysmal anxiety; Extraadrenal pheochromocytoma; Failure to thrive; Failure to thrive in infancy; Fatigue; Feeding difficulties; Fetal polyuria; Flushing; Ganglioneuroblastoma; Ganglioneuroma; Gastroesophageal reflux; Generalized hypotonia; Global developmental delay; Glomerulosclerosis; Hemangioma; High, narrow palate; Hypercalcemia; Hyperhidrosis; Hyperlordosis; Hyperparathyroidism; Hypertelorism; Hypertension; Hypertensive retinopathy; Increased circulating cortisol level; Intellectual disability; Intestinal obstruction; Joint laxity; Kyphosis; Low-set ears; Medullary thyroid carcinoma; Muscular hypotonia; Myopathy; Nausea; Nausea and vomiting; Neoplasm; Nodular goiter; Nonketotic hypoglycemia; Oligohydramnios; Palpitations; Paraganglioma of head and neck; Parathyroid adenoma; Parathyroid hyperplasia; Paroxysmal vertigo; Pectus excavatum; Pes cavus; Pheochromocytoma; Positive regitine blocking test; Posteriorly rotated ears; Potter facies; Primary amenorrhea; Proteinuria; Proximal femoral epiphysiolysis; Pulmonary hypoplasia; Pulsatile tinnitus; Recurrent paroxysmal headache; Renal agenesis; Renal artery stenosis; Renal dysplasia; Retrognathia; Scoliosis; Seizures; Sinus tachycardia; Small for gestational age; Strabismus; Tachycardia; Talipes equinovarus; Thick eyebrow; Thick lower lip vermilion; Tracheoesophageal fistula; Urogenital fistula; Vaginal atresia; Weight lossCongenital Kidney and Urinary Tract (CKUT) Anomalies; Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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Suggested Slice IDSuggested Gene List Name
CS-AAAplastic Anemia
CS-AutoImmuneAutoimmune Disorders
CS-BBSBardet-Biedl Syndrome
CS-BMFBone Marrow Failure Syndromes
CS-CVIDCommon Variable Immune Deficiency
CS-CKUTCongenital Kidney and Urinary Tract (CKUT) Anomalies
CS-DSDDisorders of Sex Development
CS-EDEctodermal Dysplasia
CS-FAFanconi Anemia
CS-AnemiaHemolytic Anemia
CS-IBDInflammatory Bowel Disease
CS-MaleInfMale Infertility
CS-WWSMuscular dystropy-dystroglycanopathy (Walker-Warburg)
CS-NephroticNephrotic Syndrome
CS-PPKCIPalmoplantar keratoderma plus congenital ichthyosis
CS-Primary ImmunodefPrimary Immunodeficiency
CS-SRTDShort-Rib Thoracic Dysplasia
CS-WSWaardenburg Syndrome