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861 Possible Causes for Dry Skin, Scoliosis

  • Homocystinuria

    Hyperhidrosis Dry skin with tendency to eczema Vitiligo Flushed cheeks with large pores Livedo reticularis Atrophic scars on arms and hands Telangiectasia What causes homocystinuria[dermnetnz.org] […] girl presented at the age of 13 years with macrocytic anaemia, cognitive regression and Marfanoid features such as increased arm-span, arachnodactyly, joint hyperlaxity and scoliosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinical features include a tall slender habitus, SCOLIOSIS, arachnodactyly, MUSCLE WEAKNESS, genu varus, thin blond hair, malar flush, lens dislocations, an increased incidence[fpnotebook.com]

  • Growth Hormone Deficiency

    skin When Should I Seek Medical Care for Growth Hormone Deficiency?[emedicinehealth.com] 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] 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]

  • Syringomyelia

    Finger skin is dry, rough, scoamoasa with flictene. Some patients have panaritii the fingers. Sometimes the skin may be shiny and stretched that sclerodactilie.[medicaldb.blogspot.com] […] deficit and the size of the major curve of the scoliosis.[doi.org] We present the first case report of a rare course of scoliosis in a patient with CM-I and a large syringomyelia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Clean the skin in the area you chose to inject apomorphine with an alcohol swab and allow the skin to air dry.[web.archive.org] Lung function in adult idiopathic scoliosis: a 20 year follow up. Thorax . 1991 Jul. 46 (7):474-8. [Medline] . Baydur A.[emedicine.medscape.com] Deformities of the bones, such as ankylosing spondylitis and scoliosis, can result in pulmonary fibrosis.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    skin itching Some side effects can be serious.[nlm.nih.gov] He had a bifid uvula, bilaterally duplicated thumbs and scoliosis. Additionally, he had hypertelorism, a wide forehead and flattening of mid-face.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Wipe the place on your skin where you will inject glatiramer with a fresh alcohol pad and wait several seconds to allow it to dry.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Turner Syndrome

    Other reported medical findings in Turner syndrome include diabetes, dry skin, high blood pressure, thyroid problems, a small jaw, and a narrow high-arched palate (the top[stanfordchildrens.org] Scoliosis The incidence of scoliosis in TS patients was 0.69%, compared with 0.39% among non-TS patients.[doi.org] Symptoms of this condition include decreased energy, dry skin, cold-intolerance, and poor growth.[healthofchildren.com]

  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy

    UCMD patients usually have dry soft skin and follicular hyperkeratosis over the extensor surfaces of the extremities.[orpha.net] CONCLUSIONS: The natural history of scoliosis, respiratory function and walking ability in UCMD patients were characterised.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] When comparing patients with and without scoliosis, the increases in APCF and UPCF were more pronounced in those without scoliosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Paraplegia

    , "fish-scale" skin learning and developmental problems hearing loss speech, breathing or swallowing problems What causes hereditary spastic paraplegia?[nhs.uk] Scoliosis (abnormal spinal curvature) and a highly-arched foot (pes cavus) sometimes occur. Many adults lose mobility and are confined to a wheelchair.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] Paraplegia can also be caused by non-traumatic factors such as spinal tumors, scoliosis, and spina bifida.[medfriendly.com]

  • Down Syndrome

    skin, weight gain, and decreased growth velocity relative to the Down’s syndrome growth chart). 16 For the assessment of growth velocity in relation to thyroid function,[dx.doi.org] This is often true for spinal deformities such as scoliosis and hip conditions that might require surgical correction.[chop.edu] If appropriate, discuss skin problems: very dry skin and other skin problems are particularly common in patients with Down syndrome.[dx.doi.org]

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia

    Other features of this syndrome include retardation of growth, dysarthric speech, dry coarse hair and skin, and mental retardation after age 10 years.[emedicine.medscape.com] Early and continued physical therapy has been proven to slow muscle degeneration and minimize contractures and scoliosis (Gatti, R., GeneReviews. 2010; ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books[preventiongenetics.com] Premature aging occurs in approximately ninety percent of affected individuals and is characterized by gray hair with dry, thin, wrinkled or discolored skin during adolescence[rarediseases.org]

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