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109 Possible Causes for Cerebellar Gait Ataxia, Dry, Brittle Hair

  • Xeroderma Pigmentosum

    […] disturbances, ataxia, neuropathy, chorea, sensorineural hearing loss, cognitive decline, and cerebral and cerebellar atrophy. 6 , 7 , 10 Our observations support reports[ng.neurology.org] Symptoms of trichothiodystrophy (brittle hair with a tiger-tail banding pattern on polarized microscopy) or Cockayne syndrome (cachectic dwarfism, cataracts, pigmentary retinopathy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Artificial tears for dry eyes. Oral isotretinoin may prevent new neoplasms.[patient.info]

  • Myxedema Coma

    Cerebellar ataxia may occur, especially in elderly people, and is associated with an unsteady gait and intention tremor.[clinicalgate.com] On examination, she had thin and brittle hair, loss of the lateral third of her eyebrows, macroglossia and doughy periorbital oedema ( figure 1 ).[casereports.bmj.com] These are usually coupled with coarsened hair, deepened voice and dry, pale, and cool skin.[symptoma.com]

  • Neuropathy

    All patients have gait ataxia and the majority have lower limb ataxia.[doi.org] When the nerves aren’t functioning, those areas can’t get the lubrication they need, resulting in hair loss, dry skin, and ridged and brittle nails.[rd.com] Many similar risk factors have also been found in dry eye after LASIK and dry eye in general.[doi.org]

  • Oculodentodigital Dysplasia

    Ataxia is a cerebellar phenomenon that manifests as a lack of voluntary muscle coordination, typically observed as disturbances in the gait pattern.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hair 0002299 Deeply set eye Deep set eye Deep-set eyes Sunken eye [ more ] 0000490 Epicanthus Eye folds Prominent eye folds [ more ] 0000286 Fine hair Fine hair shaft Fine[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] The syndrome is characterized by abnormal facial features, central nervous system involvement, syndactyly and clinodactyly of fourth and fifth fingers, dry and lusterless[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Paraparesis

    Research type Research Study Full title Gait analysis in cerebellar ataxia and hereditary spastic paraparesis IRAS ID 197883 Contact name Alisdair McNeill Contact email a.mcneill[hra.nhs.uk] Her skin and hair were brittle and dry.[e-jmd.org] […] vision or hearing problems movement disorders peripheral neuropathy, which can cause weakness, numbness, and pain, usually in the hands and feet ichthyosis, which results in dry[healthline.com]

  • Adult-Onset Autosomal Recessive Cerebellar Ataxia

    Differentiation of imbalance due to frontal gait disorder and extra pyramidal disorders from cerebellar ataxia Features Frontal gait disorder Extrapyramidal Cerebellar ataxia[slideshare.net] 1 AMD, see age-related macular degeneration AMD, see Pompe disease amelogenesis imperfecta aminoacylase 1 deficiency aminoacylase 2 deficiency, see Canavan disease Amish brittle[mygenomics.com] Dry skin, melanomas, pre-malignant lesions, other cancers. Ophthalmic and neurologic abnormalities.[kumc.edu]

  • Spastic Ataxia with Congenital Miosis

    ) Cerebellar ataxia, Cayman type is characterised by psychomotor retardation, hypotonia and cerebellar dysfunction ( nystagmus, ataxic gait, truncal ataxia, dysarthric speech[findzebra.com] In trichothiodystrophy (also called Tay’s syndrome), hair is dry, thin, and brittle. Polarization microscopy of affected hair reveals a typical tiger tail pattern.[clinicalgate.com] […] impairment, pupil expansion, accommodation loss, photophobia, cramps, Hot, dry skin.[onhealthing.com]

  • Autosomal Recessive Spastic Ataxia with Leukoencephalopathy

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot : 76 Spastic ataxia 3, autosomal recessive: A neurologic disorder characterized by cerebellar ataxia, ataxic gait, spasticity, and hyperreflexia.[malacards.org] 1 AMD, see age-related macular degeneration AMD, see Pompe disease amelogenesis imperfecta aminoacylase 1 deficiency aminoacylase 2 deficiency, see Canavan disease Amish brittle[mygenomics.com] Assays have been validated for different starting materials including EDTA-blood, isolated DNA (no FFPE), saliva and dry blood spots (filter card) and all provide high-quality[blueprintgenetics.com]

  • Brandt Syndrome

    Table 1: Common signs and symptoms in lateral medullary syndrome: SIGN/SYMPTOM SERIES OF 5 PREVIOUS STUDIES (%) LARGEST REVIEW (%, N 130) STRUCTURES DISRUPTED ATAXIA 84 Gait[neuroophthalmology.ca] Erythematous acral ( Figure 2 ) and perioral patches with desquamation ( Figure 3 ) were also present, as well as dry, brittle, sparse hair ( Figure 4 ).[consultant360.com] Individuals with acrodermatitis enteropathica may present with the following: Blistering of skin Dry skin Emotional lability Glossitis PustuleAlopecia (loss of hair from the[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Disproportionate Short Stature - Ptosis - Valvular Heart Lesions

    Spinocerebellar ataxia type 10 (SCA10) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by cerebellar ataxia and seizures.[chginc.org] […] findings such as sparse, curly, fine or thick, woolly, or brittle hair, and possible absent eyelashes and eyebrows; and the nails may be dystrophic or fast growing.[egl-eurofins.com] The skin is dry and thicker than normal (hyperkeratosis).[socialstyrelsen.se]

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