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65 Possible Causes for Delayed Secondary Sexual Development, Possibly Scoliosis, Tall Stature

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  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    Osteoporosis may lead to vertebral collapse and even scoliosis.[accessanesthesiology.mhmedical.com] Older children and teenagers are sometimes diagnosed with 47, XXY (KS) if secondary sexual characteristics do not develop completely, puberty is delayed, testes are small,[rarediseases.org] These patients usually present with tall stature. We report a case of KS with short stature due to growth hormone deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gigantism

    Voice is hoarse and affected individuals have a plump, stocky body with pectus excavatum, thoracic scoliosis, hepatosplenomegaly, umbilical and/or inguinal hernias, broad[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This boy appears likely to have neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) which raises the question of subtle GH excess in NF1 patients with tall stature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Most common causes of tall stature/growth acceleration Normal variant genetic tall stature Endocrine abnormalities Precocious puberty Hyperthyroidism Gigantism Exogenous obesity[doi.org]

  • Klinefelter's Syndrome with XY/XXY Mosaic

    Occasional abnormalities may include cryptorchidism, hypospadias, ataxia, scoliosis during adolescence, and diabetes mellitus in adulthood.[icd10data.com] Most develop gynecomastia in puberty (male breasts), have underdeveloped testes of less than 14ml in volume, and lack development of normal male secondary sexual characteristics[hemingways.org] stature with eunuchoid features, and psychosocial morbidity. 1 3 How common is Klinefelter’s syndrome?[bmj.com]

  • Turner Syndrome

    Scoliosis The incidence of scoliosis in TS patients was 0.69%, compared with 0.39% among non-TS patients.[doi.org] .: Short stature homeobox-containing gene duplication on the der(X) chromosome in a female with 45,X/46,X, der(X), gonadal dysgenesis, and tall stature.[link.springer.com] secondary sexual characteristics.[healthofchildren.com]

  • Launois Syndrome

    […] abnormalities (12 %): patent ductus arteriosus, VSD, coarctation of the aorta, atrial fibrillation skeletal abnormalities: asymmetry (skull, limbs) ipsilateral to the nevus; scoliosis[sites.uclouvain.be] It is also common for children with Froehlich syndrome to experience the delay in physical growth and the development of secondary sexual characteristics.[rarediseases.org] Gigantism typifies childhood onset of disease, when epiphyseal plates have not closed, leading to excessive growth of bones and thus an abnormally tall stature.[symptoma.com]

  • Growth Hormone Deficiency

    They include: Headaches Muscle or joint pain Mildly underactive thyroid gland Swelling of hands and feet Curvature of the spine (scoliosis) Development of breast tissue in[hormone.org] These patients usually present with tall stature. We report a case of KS with short stature due to growth hormone deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Side effects are generally minor, but may include: redness at the injection site headaches hip pain curving of the spine (scoliosis) In rare cases, long-term growth hormone[healthline.com]

  • Ovarian Dysgenesis

    X-ray of the cervical, dorsal, and lumbar spine revealed fusion of L1 and L2 vertebrae and scoliosis of dorsal spine with no abnormalities in cervical spine [Figure 2].[jhrsonline.org] The work-up for primary amenorrhea begins with a careful history and physical exam to look for anatomical defects, development of secondary sexual characteristics, and/or[clinicaladvisor.com] We describe a girl in whom tall stature was a dominant feature. Case report: A girl was referred aged 15.6 years with primary amenorrhoea and slim build.[endocrine-abstracts.org]

  • Growth Failure

    On examination he was also noted to have a small chest, subcostal recession and a mild thoracolumbar scoliosis.[bone-abstracts.org] Other symptoms may include: slow development of physical skills, such as rolling over, sitting up, standing and walking delayed social and mental skills delayed development[childrenshospital.org] Describe when treatment is indicated for children with short and tall stature.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

  • Primary Male Hypogonadism

    […] skills, facial abnormalities (eg, a narrow bitemporal dimension, almond-shaped eyes, a mouth with thin upper lips and down-turned corners), and skeletal abnormalities (eg, scoliosis[merckmanuals.com] Tabs Content Clinical Overview Diagnosis Indications for Testing Signs and symptoms of hypogonadism Prepubertal Delayed development of secondary sexual characteristics Small[arupconsult.com] stature, especially if the legs are disproportionately long, gynecomastia, small or soft testes, and a eunuchoid body habitus) Considerations in the physical examination[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pituitary Dwarfism

    1) Very short stature 2) Delayed bone maturation. 3) Sleep apnea and obesity. 4) Arthritis 5) Decreased flexibility of the joints 6) Scoliosis of the spine Pituitary dwarfism[quizlet.com] stature ( 22 ).[dx.doi.org] It has, however, some minor side effects like headaches, pain in the hips, scoliosis, in rare cases, an increased risk of diabetes.[health-factbook.com]

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