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2,863 Possible Causes for Acute Respiratory Failure, Delayed Female Puberty, Severely Disproportionate Short Stature

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 6

    (requiring additional BMT) in 4 patients, acute respiratory distress syndrome in 3 patients, and death in 4 patients.[] Short stature is described as disproportionate because the trunk may be shorter than the legs. In severe cases, final height may be less than 4 feet (120 centimeters).[] […] infections (including sepsis) in 7 patients, Epstein-Barr virus lymphoproliferative disorder in 1 patient, myasthenia gravis in 1 patient, hemolytic anemia in 1 patient, graft failure[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    […] type 1, despite modern treatment, also delayed puberty and menarche, menstrual irregularities (especially oligomenorrhoea), mild hyperandrogenism, polycystic ovarian syndrome[] respiratory failure, cardiac arrest), delays involving informed consent, and long transport times due to geographic distance or adverse weather.[] In the developed world is the most common cause of non-traumatic adult amputation, usually of toes and or feet.[16] Female infertility is more common in women with diabetes[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Cystic Fibrosis

    Delayed puberty and reduced fertility are other complications; most males are azoospermic because of agenesis of the vas deferens.[] One patient received a lung transplant and another recovered from acute respiratory failure. Four died despite ECMO support.[] […] or chronic respiratory failure in cystic fibrosis.[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

    We present the case of an 8-year-old girl who developed acute hypoxic respiratory failure as the first manifestation of systemic onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, then[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Kyphoscoliosis

    This article reports a case study of 'Sue', a 37 year old female who was transferred to a metropolitan hospital's intensive care unit in acute respiratory failure secondary[] short-limb short stature Hydrops fetalis Short palm Enlargement of the proximal femoral epiphysis Decreased cervical spine mobility Osteopenia Sloping forehead Skeletal dysplasia[] While its role in chronic respiratory failure is well documented, its use in acute respiratory failure is less well defined.[]

    Missing: Delayed Female Puberty
  • Hydrocephalus

    Respiratory failure may be acute or chronic. Acute respiratory failure is a short-term condition. It occurs suddenly and is typically treated as a medical emergency.[] Acute respiratory failure can be a medical emergency. It often is treated in an intensive care unit at a hospital.[] The prognosis of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease after hospitalization for acute respiratory failure.[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Growth Failure

    ) Endocrine disorders such as: Hypopituitarism Hypothyroidism Delayed puberty Medicines taken for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Poor nutrition Prematurity[] […] accidental trauma, or respiratory failure)—Growth hormone use has not been studied in patients with these serious illnesses.[] A distinctive autosomal recessive syndrome of severe disproportionate short stature with short long bones, brachydactyly, and hypotrichosis in two consanguineous arab families[]

  • Sickle Cell Disease

    This is likely because of the delay in puberty (sexual maturation), priapism, and primary gonad dysfunction.[] KEYWORDS: Acute chest syndrome; acute sickle cell crisis; emergencies in sickle cell disease; respiratory failure in sickle cell disease[] It is imperative in acute chest syndrome, congestive heart failure and severe pneumonia.[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Multiple Sclerosis

    Short stature is described as disproportionate because the trunk may be shorter than the legs. In severe cases, final height may be less than 4 feet (120 centimeters).[] Affected individuals often exhibit short stature due to growth restrictions.[]

    Missing: Delayed Female Puberty
  • Juvenile Myxedema

    Children with juvenile hypothyroidism may present with precocious puberty.[] failure.[] Reproductive system: females present with menstrual irregularities, infertility and anovulation. Males may present with gonadal dysfunctions.[]

    Missing: Severely Disproportionate Short Stature