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208 Possible Causes for Cartilage Biopsy Abnormal, Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage, Severely Disproportionate Short Stature

  • Schmid Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia

    Flaring of the lower rib cage signals trunk involvement, and the general habitus is stocky or chubby. Adult height is 51 to 63 inches. Radiographic Findings.[musculoskeletalkey.com] The clinical picture is that of a mild achondroplasia and is represented by disproportionate short stature with short limbs but without an obvious rhizomelia, brachydactyly[intechopen.com] Other physical characteristics may include outward \"flaring\" of the bones of the lower rib cage, lumbar lordosis, pain in the legs, and/or hip deformities in which the thigh[checkorphan.org]

  • Cartilage Hair Hypoplasia

    Biopsy shows hypoplasia (underdevelopment) of cartilage to be the nature of the skeletal abnormality. The hair is unusually fine, sparse and light-colored.[medicinenet.com] Suggestive Findings CHH-AD spectrum disorders should be suspected in individuals with: Mild to severe disproportionate short-limbed short stature (final adult height Presence[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] disproportionate (short-limb) short stature that is usually recognized in the newborn, and occasionally prenatally because of the short extremities.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chondrodystrophy

    Pseudoachondroplasia usually manifests in the 2 nd year of life with ligamentous laxity and tends to develop severe disproportionate short stature.[doi.org] It’s distinguished by a moderate to severe form of disproportionate short-limb short stature.[en.wikipedia.org] Typically, the growth rate falls below the standard growth curve by approximately age two years, leading to a moderately severe form of disproportionate short-limb short stature[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage
  • Leri-Weill Dyschondrosteosis

    Abstract Leri-Weill Dyschondrosteosis (LWD; OMIM 127300) is a dominantly inherited skeletal dysplasia characterized by disproportionate short stature with predominantly mesomelic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Predominant and more severe in female (female-to-male ratio 4:1). Stature is short and disproportionate (adult height 135 cm [53.1 inches]).[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com] […] clinical form that includes a disproportionately short stature.[frontiersin.org]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage
  • Ellis-Van Creveld Syndrome

    The syndrome has several typical features: chondrodysplasia resulting in disproportionate short stature, bilateral postaxial polydactyly of the hands, ectodermal dysplasia[jbsr.be]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage
  • Ulna Metaphyseal Dysplasia Syndrome

    From the histopathological examination of serial bone biopsies carried out in patient 1, we postulate that the normal coupling of hypertrophic cartilage resorption with vascular[academic.oup.com] Other special features may include an outward "flaring" of the lower rib cage, bowed legs, leg pain, a normal spine, and a hip deformity that causes the thigh bone to angle[encyclopedia.com] […] coxa vara and disproportionate short stature, abnormal epiphyses and vertebra plana Femoral head ossification not until 5 years Vertebrae are flattened throughout and pear[flinders.edu.au]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    To review the diagnostic and prognostic value of anti-mutated citrullinated vimentin (MCV) in rheumatoid arthritis, taking into account the already available serology. Medline was searched via PubMed (1966 to May 2008) for anti-MCV and related terms, arthritis and arthropathies. Studies with anti-MCV,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Relapsing Polychondritis

    […] in the nose Inflammation of the eye Cartilage damage in the respiratory tract Hearing or balance problems A biopsy of the affected cartilage (most often from the ear) may[merckmanuals.com] A tissue cartilage biopsy can also be conducted which will reveal inflammation in cases of Relapsing Polychondritis. What Are Treatments For Relapsing Polychondritis?[epainassist.com] […] show characteristic abnormalities but is not required for diagnosis.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Chondroblastoma

    Chondroblastoma located in the femoral head is one of the locations accounting for frequent recurrence. One of the reasons for this is the difficulty in obtaining appropriate surgical access to it for adequate removal of tumors. The authors present and illustrate a trapdoor procedure for the surgical treatment[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flaring of the Lower Rib Cage Severely Disproportionate Short Stature
  • Achondroplasia

    Achondroplasia is the most common condition associated with severe disproportionate short stature. 4 The diagnosis can usually be made on the basis of clinical characteristics[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Pseudoachondroplasia usually manifests in the 2 nd year of life with ligamentous laxity and tends to develop severe disproportionate short stature.[doi.org] stature.[doi.org]

    Missing: Cartilage Biopsy Abnormal