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1,103 Possible Causes for Ear Deformity, Flat Facial Profile, Folded Helix

  • Down Syndrome

    How Down Syndrome Affects Kids Kids with Down syndrome tend to share certain physical features such as a flat facial profile, an upward slant to the eyes, small ears, and[kidshealth.org] These include: A round face with a flat profile and small facial features (nose, mouth, ears, and eyes) Protruding tongue Almond-shaped upturned eyes with epicanthus folds[verywell.com]

  • Microtia

    […] or crus of the anthelix that extends from the superior portion of the anthelix to the upper posterior aspect of the corner of the helix.[btb.termiumplus.gc.ca] Microtia and Other Ear Deformities Congenital ear deformities occur in many different syndromes or alone.[cranioutah.com] The Microtia – Congenital Ear Deformity Institute has evaluated and performed thousands of surgeries in order to correct children’s ear deformities.[microtia.net]

    Missing: Flat Facial Profile
  • Ear Deformity

    In the mild form, the helix alone is involved. It can be only a slightly broad rim, but more commonly the helix is flattened or folded along the upper edge.[plasticsurgery4u.com] Abstract The common characteristics of the crumpled-ear deformity, the steps for surgical correction, and the authors' experience are described in this article.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The helix of your ear is the rim that goes around the superior edge. The anti-helix is the cartilage fold underneath that rim.[zocdoc.com]

    Missing: Flat Facial Profile
  • Congenital Contractural Arachnodactyly

    Most affected individuals have "crumpled" ears that present as a folded upper helix of the external ear and most have contractures of major joints (knees and ankles) at birth[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] " deformity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] upper helix of the external ear Joint contractures at birth: Knees (81%) and elbows (86%) are most commonly affected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Flat Facial Profile
  • Protuberant Ears

    […] rotation, prominent helix, and protruding earlobe.[link.springer.com] Case reports Case 1: constricted ear A male child was born at full term with bilateral constricted ears. No family history of ear deformity existed.[bmj.com] When the antihelical fold does not form correctly, it makes the helix (the outer rim of the ear) stick out (see a diagram of a normal external ear ).[chop.edu]

    Missing: Flat Facial Profile
  • Short stature-Valvular Heart Disease-Characteristic Facies Syndrome

    (outer rim) of ear (over 90%) Incomplete folding of ears Chronic otitis media (ear infections) Hearing loss Mouth and speech [ edit ] Deeply grooved philtrum (top lip line[en.wikipedia.org] Clinical features are short stature, low-set ears and many minor skeletal deformities of which the commonest are pectus excavatum and cubitus valgus.[whonamedit.com] Most have a flat facial profile (particularly flattening of the bridge of the nose), but some do not have obviously unusual physical characteristics at birth and then develop[merckmanuals.com]

  • Growth Delay-Hydrocephaly-Lung Hypoplasia Syndrome

    The main distinctive facial features are: -hypertelorism -ptosis -epicanthal folds -downslanted palpebral fissures -broad, high forehead -Low-set, posteriorly rotated ears[flipper.diff.org] […] diaphragmatic hernia, pulmonary hypoplasia, imperforate anus, micropenis , bilateral cryptorchidism, cerebral ventricular dilation, camptodactyly, agenesis of sacrum , low-set ear[en.wikipedia.org] He appears jaundiced; he has a flat facial profile; epicanthal folds and upslanting palpebral fissures, flat nasal bridge, small mouth with protruding tongue, small, cupped[hawaii.edu]

  • Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome

    […] tightly folded around proteins called histones.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] features which include prominent glabella, hypertelorism, (‘Greek helmet appearance’) micrognathia, highly arched eyebrows, down-turned ‘carp’ mouth and simple, lobeless ears[academic.oup.com] Such a microdeletion should prompt a molecular study for WHS when in a fetus/newborn with CDH the association with cleft lip/palate and typical facial appearance (flat facial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stickler Syndrome Type 3

    Salient clinical features include the following: Crumpled ears, with a folded upper helix Arachnodactyly Congenital contractures of small and large joints Progressive kyphoscoliosis[emedicine.medscape.com] Eye and ear pathologies with skeletal deformities are seen in this syndrome.[1,2] Case Report 32 year old female with second degree consanguineous marriage, G2 P1 L1 was registered[jpgo.org] Characterized by flat facial profile, cleft palate, and severe hearing loss ...[ibis-birthdefects.org]

  • Anotia

    […] is the folded over outside edge of the ear Intertragal notch is the space between the tragus and antitragus Lobe (lobule) may be attached or free, based on genetics Scapha[craniofacialteamtexas.com] Congenital Ear Deformity Correction Policy Treatment for Congenital Ear Deformity correction is not routinely funded by the CCG and is subject to this restricted policy.[bristolccg.nhs.uk] The KEM Hospital, Parel, became the first in the country on Monday to set up a dedicated club for children with congenital ear deformities.[dnaindia.com]

    Missing: Flat Facial Profile

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