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45 Possible Causes for Elongation of Face with Age

  • Dubowitz Syndrome

    The head is usually microcephalic and face is small with some elongation with age.[dubowitzsyndrome.net]

  • X-Linked Intellectual Disability-Psychosis-Macroorchidism Syndrome

    Fragile X syndrome is associated with a variety of physical, behavioral, and cognitive abnormalities that vary according to the patient's age, sex, and degree of CGG elongation[quizlet.com] Classic physical features include long and narrow face with prominent forehead and chin, large ears, and testicular enlargement, but these features are typically not obvious[quizlet.com]

  • Facial Spasm

    So what's thought is that as we age our vessels become elongated and start to form loops and this loop just happens to be located against the facial nerve and causes it to[swedish.org] So any contraction of the face is magnified and involves all the muscles in the face.[swedish.org]

  • Renpenning Syndrome 1

    […] a regression in mental and physical development, such as mild low muscle tone resulting in elongated faces and rapid loss in the normal growth of the head ( microcephaly[en.wikipedia.org] It can be associated with PQBP1 . [2] Characteristics [ edit ] People with Renpenning's typically begin learning language at an ordinary pace, but by the age of 3–4 they experience[en.wikipedia.org]

  • King Syndrome

    Our first examination at 6 years of age revealed elongated face with marked ptosis, down-slanting palpebral fissures, hypertelorism, epicanthic folds, low-set ears, malar[zdoc.site] Cryptorchidopexy was performed at 3 years of age out of our institution without complications but it was not possible to confirm which anesthetics were utilized.[zdoc.site]

  • Mowat-Wilson Syndrome

    These facial features become more distinctive with age, and adults with Mowat-Wilson syndrome have an elongated face with heavy eyebrows and a pronounced chin and jaw.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cold-Induced Sweating Syndrome Type 2

    He had elongated face, high-arched palate, weak cry, large pinnae, short hands, tapering fingers, clinodactyly, and reduced tendon reflexes.[neurology.org] A brother, with facial dysmorphisms and hypotonia, had died at age 3 months from bronchopulmonary infection.[neurology.org]

  • Cornelia De Lange Syndrome

    It is prudent to be aware that a middle-aged adult may appear older than his or her stated age and have an elongated face and nose with sagging facial tissue. 9) A DEXA scan[aadmd.org] […] appear very different as the patient ages –with sagging of facial tissue and elongation of the nose as well as elongation of the face (see patient R.)[aadmd.org] Many of the older patients are quiet and retiring, particularly those who have mild intellectual disability (see the section on neurological manifestations) and the face may[aadmd.org]

  • Hemifacial Spasm

    So what's thought is that as we age our vessels become elongated and start to form loops and this loop just happens to be located against the facial nerve and causes it to[swedish.org] So any contraction of the face is magnified and involves all the muscles in the face.[swedish.org]

  • Monosomy 1p36 Syndrome

    , and hypotonic face A.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Girl age 9.5 years Developmental delay/intellectual disability of variable degree is present in all.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two unrelated children showing microbrachycephaly, straight eyebrows, deeply set eyes, wide and depressed nasal bridge, midface retrusion, elongated philtrum, pointed chin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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