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1,198 Possible Causes for Frontal Bossing

  • Acromegaly

    bossing, enlarged paranasal sinuses (especially frontal sinuses) and an enlarged sella turcica .[radiopaedia.org] Untreated acromegaly results in marked bony and soft tissue changes including an altered facial appearance (frontal bossing, prognathism), enlargement of the hands and feet[acromegaly.org] bossing mandible: prognathism with gaping teeth skin changes hypertrichosis hyperpigmentation hyperhidrosis Approximately 95% of cases are the result of a pituitary adenoma[radiopaedia.org]

  • Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency

    bossing • Jaundice • Abdomen—Splenomegaly mild to moderate, upper right quadrant tenderness, Murphy sign positive • Extremities—Chronic leg ulcers Causes • Medical conditions[namrata.co] Other physical effects of PKD can include smaller head size and the forehead appearing prominent and rounded (called frontal bossing).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] symptomatic during times of physiological stress, including acute illness, particularly viral, and pregnancy • Family history consistent with autosomal recessive inheritance • Frontal[namrata.co]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 2

    Anteroposterior and lateral X-rays of the skull showed an calvarial thickening and depressed bridge of nose with frontal bossing with hypopneumatised mastoid ( Figure 3 ).[omicsonline.org] […] of the sutures, widened nasal bridge, frontal bossing, capud quadratum, widely spaced teeth, coarse facies, skin thickening, claw and shortened fingers (bradydactyly) with[amhsr.org] Systemic examination showed a distended abdomen, and his liver was 16 cm from xiphisternum which was tender with occipito-frontal circumference of 59 cm (macrocephaly), ridging[amhsr.org]

  • Gigantism

    Other symptoms may include delayed puberty ; double vision or difficulty with side (peripheral) vision; prominent forehead ( frontal bossing ) and a prominent jaw; headache[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Other symptoms include: Delayed puberty Double vision or difficulty with side (peripheral) vision Very prominent forehead ( frontal bossing ) and a prominent jaw Gaps between[medlineplus.gov]

  • Gorlin Syndrome

    , are estimated to have the syndrome. multiple basal cell carcinomas, often at puberty and in adolescence craniofacial anomalies odontogenic keratocysts , often multiple frontal[radiopaedia.org] It is characterized by multiple basal cell carcinomas, palmoplantar pits, jaw cysts, and bony deformities like kyphoscoliosis and frontal bossing.[e-ijd.org] bossing hypertelorism : 5% macrocephaly calcified falx cerebri calcified tentorium and petroclinoid ligaments cleft lip ocular defects including: coloboma of the iris microphthalmia[radiopaedia.org]

  • Thalassemia

    bossing (due to bone marrow expansion) Delayed pneumatization of sinuses Marked overgrowth of the maxillae Ribs and long bones becoming boxlike and convex Premature closure[emedicine.medscape.com] When facial bones are affected it can result in distinctive facial features including an abnormally prominent forehead (frontal bossing), full cheek bones (prominent malar[rarediseases.org] bossing and hepatosplenomegaly.[lecturio.com]

  • CINCA Syndrome

    From the first days of life, patients display an urticarial rash in association with chronic inflammation with a typical facies featured by frontal bossing and saddle back[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Craniofacial abnormalities include macrocephaly with frontal bossing, saddle-back nose, and delayed closure of the anterior fontanel.[cags.org.ae] He had frontal bossing, no wrinkling of palms and soles, a maculopapular skin rash, injected conjunctivae, hepatosplenomegaly, and clubbing.[cags.org.ae]

  • Osteitis Deformans

    Bone deformity (including sabre tibia (bowing of the tibia), kyphosis, frontal bossing of the skull, an enlarged maxilla, an increase in head size).[patient.info] Skull involvement may produce enlargement of the head characterized by more evident frontal bossing and dilated superficial cranial muscles.[veterans.gc.ca]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 6

    Examples include low and flat nasal bridge, frontal bossing, gingival hypertrophy, macroglossia, and hirsutism.[symptoma.com] Such characteristics include chubby faces, thickened lips due to the overgrowth of the gums (gingival hypertrophy), an unusually prominent forehead (frontal bossing), and[rarediseases.org]

  • Congenital Syphilis

    Mulberry molars (permanent first molars with multiple poorly developed cusps). [6] frontal bossing .[en.wikipedia.org] History / PE : Early manifestations Hepatosplenomegaly Cutaneous lesions on palms/soles Jaundice/anemia Rhinorrhea Late/untreated manifestations Frontal bossing Hutchinson[medlibes.com] These include: Fever Anemia Jaundice Deafness Irritability Petechiae Skin rashes Sabre shins Joint swelling Enlarged liver Frontal bossing Enlarged spleen Pseudoparalysis[hxbenefit.com]

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