47 Possible Causes for Long, Thin Fingers in USA

  • Congenital Contractural Arachnodactyly
    Long, Thin Fingers

    Sufferers usually have long, thin fingers and toes with contractures preventing straightening and limiting movement. … Abnormally long, slender fingers and toes (arachnodactyly) are another typical findings in such patients. … Affected patients are usually tall with long limbs and possess a Marfan-like habitus.[1] [2]

  • Velocardiofacial Syndrome
    Long, Thin Fingers

    Generally, VFCS requires a long-term multidisciplinary management approach involving a team comprising clinical psychologist, geneticist, genetic counsellor, physical therapist … geneticists, genetic counsellors, heart surgeons, ear, nose and throat specialists, plastic surgeons, and physical and speech therapists - all work in concert for a very long[3]

  • Marfan Syndrome
    Long, Thin Fingers

    People with Marfan tend to be tall, and thin, with long arms, legs, fingers and toes. … A positive wrist sign is where the little finger and the thumb overlap, caused by a combination of thin wrists and long fingers. … 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.[4] [5]

  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B
    Long, Thin Fingers

    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…[6]

  • Gaucher Disease

    The enzyme is a 55.6-kilodalton, 497-amino acid-long protein that catalyses the breakdown of glucocerebroside, a cell membrane constituent of red and white blood cells.[7]

  • Smith-McCort Dysplasia
  • Ruijs Aalfs Syndrome
  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    Progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis (PFIC) is a group of inherited cholestatic conditions that develop as a result of impaired bile secretion. It manifests in infancy or childhood and can progress to failure to thrive or even advanced liver disease. Severe cases often require liver transplantation. The common…[8]

  • Classic Multiminicore Myopathy
  • Cystinosis

    This procedure is performed through the insertion of a thin tube in the stomach, where nutritious materials and medications are directly deposited. … Furthermore, life-long treatment may also prevent complications that involve other organs in different stages of the disease. … discovery of new pathogenic mechanisms and the development of an animal model of the disease may open possibilities for the development of new treatment modalities to improve long-term … [9] [10]

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  1. Congenital Contractural Arachnodactyly, Symptoma
  2. Congenital contractural arachnodactyly, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Velocardiofacial Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Marfan Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Marfan syndrome, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B, Symptoma
  7. Gaucher's disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis, Symptoma
  9. Cystinosis, Symptoma
  10. Cystinosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0