94 Possible Causes for Long Leg in USA

  • Marfan Syndrome
    Long Arm Long Leg

    People with Marfan tend to be tall, and thin, with long arms, legs, fingers and toes. … Patients show abnormally long fingers and toes. … Many individuals with Marfan syndrome grow to above-average height, and some have disproportionately long, slender limbs with thin, weak wrists and long fingers and toes.[1] [2]

  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B
    Long Arm Long Leg

    Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B is a rare disorder in which aggressive medullary thyroid cancer, pheochromocytoma may lead to life-threatening blood pressure changes, and mucosal neuromas are included in the clinical presentation. The majority of patients develop symptoms by the first few years of age. Through…[3]

  • Klinefelter's Syndrome with XY/XXY Mosaic
    Long Arm Long Leg
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
    Leg Ulcer Long Arm Long Leg

    By age 5 years growth in height velocity increases and adults with Klinefelter syndrome are usually taller average with disproportionately long arms and legs. … The symptoms of Klinefelter syndrome are often variable; therefore, a karyotype analysis should be ordered when small testes, infertility, gynecomastia, long legs/arms, developmental … Developmental delays, cognitive impairments and behavioral disorders are common and require long term multi-disciplinary treatment plans.[4] [5]

  • Cockayne Syndrome
    Long Leg

    The abnormal gait is due to contractures of the ankles, knees and hips as well as leg spasticity and ataxia. … They often have long limbs with joint contractures (inability to relax muscle at a joint), a hunched back (kyphosis), and they may be very thin (cachetic), due to a loss of … [6] [7]

  • Eunuchism
    Long Arm Long Leg
  • Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism

    While males may grow to eunuchoid body proportions (excessively long arms and legs resulting in a decreased upper-to-lower body ratio and a wide arm span), poor breast development … The symptoms of Klinefelter syndrome are often variable; therefore, a karyotype analysis should be ordered when small testes, infertility, gynecomastia, long legs/arms, developmental … In general, monthly injections of long-acting testosterone esters are necessary.[8] [9]

  • Malignant Neoplasm
    Leg Ulcer

    Predicting short- or long-term survival depends on many factors. … Weinberg, "If we lived long enough, sooner or later we all would get cancer." … One accepted source is frequent, long-term application of hot objects to the body.[10]

  • Loiasis

    Specifically, DEET-containing insect repellent, permethrin-soaked clothing, and thick, long-sleeved and long-legged clothing ought to be worn to decrease susceptibility to … Episodic angioedema (Calabar swellings) in the arms and legs, caused by immune reactions are common. … Adult Loa worms are sexually dimorphic, with males considerably smaller than females at 30–34 mm long and 0.35–0.42 mm wide compared to 40–70 mm long and 0.5 mm wide.[11]

  • Tuberculosis
    Leg Ulcer

    Treatment requires the use of multiple antibiotics over a long period of time. … It is acid-fast due to the high lipid content (up to 60%) of their cell walls. 3 important constituents include: Long-chain fatty acids (C78-C90) called Mycolic acids which … [12] [13]

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References

  1. Marfan Syndrome, Symptoma
  2. Marfan syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B, Symptoma
  4. Klinefelter Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Klinefelter syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. Cockayne Syndrome, Symptoma
  7. Cockayne syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism, Symptoma
  9. Klinefelter syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Cancer, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  11. Loa loa filariasis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Tuberculosis, Symptoma
  13. Tuberculosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0