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94 Possible Causes for Brittle and Sparse Eyebrows

  • BIDS Syndrome

    Fingernails may be normal or abnormally brittle. Medical description: The outstanding feature of this syndrome is that of sparse, short and brittle hair.[wohproject.org] The hair-shaft is brittle – it fractures and severs on emergence from its host follicle. The overall appearance being of short, sparse hair.[hairscientists.org] The hair of the head, beard, eyebrows, eyelashes, axillary and pubic areas may all be abnormal.[wohproject.org]

  • Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome

    Salient Features 2-6 TRPS I Hair : Sparse, fine, slow growing and brittle scalp hair. Eyebrows sparse laterally. Facial features : Pear shaped nose with bulbous tip.[genetics4medics.com]

  • Oculotrichodysplasia

    eyebrows * Fragile nails * Brittle nails * Missing teeth * Dental caries * Dry skin * Scaly skin * Small primary teeth * Pointy primary teeth * Widely spaced primary teeth[checkorphan.org] Symptoms - Cecato De lima Pinheiro syndrome * Tooth anomalies * Retinitis pigmentosa * Sparse scalp hair * Sparse armpit hair * Sparse pubic hair * Sparse eyelashes * Sparse[checkorphan.org]

  • Pallister-Killian Syndrome

    The girl has woolly and sparse hair, absence of lateral eyebrows, dry skin, brittle nails, hypopigmented patches, frontal bossing, hearing loss, hypertrophic dilated cardiomyopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Fibrous Thyroiditis

    Symptoms, signs and additional investigation findings in hypothyroidism Organ system Symptoms and signs Appearance Puffy and pale facies Dry, brittle hair Sparse eyebrows[racgp.org.au] Dry, cool skin Thickened and brittle nails Myxoedema – fluid infiltration of tissues Energy and nutrient metabolism Cold intolerance Weight gain Fatigue Nervous system Headache[racgp.org.au]

  • Iodine-induced Hypothyroidism

    Symptoms, signs and additional investigation findings in hypothyroidism Organ system Symptoms and signs Appearance Puffy and pale facies Dry, brittle hair Sparse eyebrows[racgp.org.au] Dry, cool skin Thickened and brittle nails Myxoedema – fluid infiltration of tissues Energy and nutrient metabolism Cold intolerance Weight gain Fatigue Nervous system Headache[racgp.org.au]

  • Trichodysplasia - Xeroderma Syndrome

    […] hair, sparse axillary and pubic hair, sparse or absent eyelashes and eyebrows and dry skin.[rarediseases.oscar.ncsu.edu] Dry skin Alopecia Coarse hair Sparse scalp hair Sparse body hair Brittle hair Trichodysplasia Pili torti Trichorrhexis nodosa ...[familydiagnosis.com] , coarse, brittle, excessively dry and slow-growing scalp hair, sparse axillary and pubic hair, sparse or absent eyelashes and eyebrows and dry skin.[orpha.net]

  • Dehydrated Hereditary Stomatocytosis

    brittle hair, absent eyebrows, and hyperkeratosis of the palms and soles), and a variety of cardiac anomalies, including pulmonic stenosis and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy[mafiadoc.com] […] impairment, characteristic facial features (prominent forehead, temporal narrowing, hypotelorism, posteriorly rotated ears) with or without web neck, cutaneous manifestations (sparse[mafiadoc.com]

  • Ectodermal Dysplasia - Syndactyly Syndrome

    We report 2 Yemeni siblings with typical EDSS manifestations, including bilateral, partial cutaneous syndactyly of the fingers and toes; sparse, coarse, brittle scalp hair[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The eyebrows were especially sparse in their lateral halves.[parjournal.net] Sparse, fair, brittle hair with alopecia is a feature, as are absent or diminished body hair and sparse or absent eyebrows and eyelashes. Nail dystrophy is a feature.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Trichorhinophalangeal Syndrome Type 1 and 3

    Salient Features 2-6 TRPS I Hair : Sparse, fine, slow growing and brittle scalp hair. Eyebrows sparse laterally. Facial features : Pear shaped nose with bulbous tip.[genetics4medics.com] , [4] In addition, eyebrows are dense medially and sparse laterally but nail changes are not consistent.[ijdvl.com] , brittle hair with variable degrees of alopecia, a long pear-shaped nose, high philtrum, tubercle of normal skin below the lower lip, and brachyphalangeal dysostoses. [3][ijdvl.com]

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