Possible Causes for Long Leg in USA

  • Klinefelter Syndrome
    Leg Ulcer Long Arm Long Leg

    The symptoms of Klinefelter syndrome are often variable; therefore, a karyotype analysis should be ordered when small testes, infertility, gynecomastia, long legs/arms, developmental[1]

  • 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…[2]

  • Marfan Syndrome
    Long Arm Long Leg

    Marfan syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder of the connective tissue. It was first described by the French pediatrician Antoine Marfan in 1896. There are more than 25-30 different signs and symptoms in Marfan syndrome which can be of variable intensity and differ from patient to patient. Some people may…[3]

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

    Cockayne syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive multisystem condition characterized by dwarfism, birdlike facies, premature aging, photosensitivity, progressive neurological dysfunction and intellectual deficit. Patients who have the Cockayne Syndrome show the following: Poor feeding This is seen during infancy but in…[4]

  • Malignant Neoplasm
    Leg Ulcer
  • Tuberculosis
    Leg Ulcer

    Tuberculosis is a multisystemic disease commonly affecting the lungs. TB presents initially as flu-like symptoms. As the disease progresses, it manifests itself with chronic cough with blood-tinged sputum, fever and night sweats. Patients also complain of weight loss, malaise, retrosternal pain and weakness. There may…[5]

  • Restless Legs Syndrome
    Leg Cramp

    Restless legs syndrome (Willis-Ekbom disease) is a neurological disorder characterized by an urge to move the limbs, paresthesias, motor restlessness and worsening of symptoms by relaxation. It most commonly affects the legs. Affected individuals complain of restlessness, feeling of unpleasant sensation in their legs…[6]

  • Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy
    Leg Cramp

    Oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy is a genetic disease distinguished by the onset of ptosis, dysphagia, and weakness of voluntary skeletal muscles in elderly individuals. Choking, food regurgitation, and possibly life-threatening aspiration pneumonia are rare but important complications. Due to a lack of clinical…[7]

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References

  1. Wikipedia: Klinefelter syndrome, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  2. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B, Symptoma
  3. Marfan Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Cockayne Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Tuberculosis, Symptoma
  6. Restless Legs Syndrome, Symptoma
  7. Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy, Symptoma