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111 Possible Causes for Loss of Vision, Thick Coarse Hair

  • Optic Atrophy-Intellectual Disability Syndrome

    Last updated Dec. 13, 2018 Optic Nerve Atrophy (ONA) is a permanent visual impairment that occurs, when the optic nerve is damaged or injured.[] Most affected individuals have facial features described as coarse.[] A hereditary condition in which the person experiences loss of vision first in one eye, and then in the other (known as Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy).[]

  • Winchester Syndrome

    […] skin hyperpigmentation - Long / large / bulbous nose - Thick lips - Thick skin / pachydermia / orange skin - Thickened / hypertrophic / fibromatous gingivae Occasional -[] Restricted joint mobility / joint stiffness / ankylosis - Short stature / dwarfism / nanism - Tarsal anomaly / fusion / synostosis - Wrist / carpal anomalies Frequent - Coarse[] […] face - Corneal clouding / opacity / vascularisation - Frontal bossing / prominent forehead - Hirsutism / hypertrichosis / Increased body hair - Irregular / in bands / reticular[]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 1

    Of note, visual impairment may also result from central nervous system involvement.[] Physical Examination Appearance Short stature with disproportionately short trunk ( dwarfism ) Skin Thickened skin Excessive body hair growth HEENT Coarse or rough facial[] […] of vision and hearing.[]

  • Stickler Syndrome Type 2

    Vision loss, on the other hand, is similar for types 1 and 2 but type 3 has no vision loss and is the so-called "non-ocular" form.[] coarse hair and bushy eyebrows This severe form of MPS syndrome usually results in death in the second decade of life from heart failure and severe respiratory tract infections[] Retinal detachment can cause significant loss of vision or blindness if left untreated. Retinal detachment can occur at any age.[]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 3

    A 6-year-old boy presented with significant loss of vision.[] Prominent foreheads, large head circumferences, Coarse thick hair, bushy eyebrows, Thick skin, Full lips, Low thick ears, Low nasal bridge, Full round bellies.[] People with MPS III may also have hearing loss and vision problems.[]

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    Pressure upon the optic nerves causes loss of peripheral vision, loss of secretion of other hormones produced by the pituitary, and headache.[] […] that is sparse, coarse, and dry, and the skin that is coarse, dry, scaly, and thick.[] Symptoms of both type 1 and type 2 diabetes include: Excessive thirst or hunger Fatigue Frequent urination Nausea and vomiting Unexplained weight loss or gain Vision changes[]

  • Hypothyroidism

    Visual impairment and eye diseases Visual impairment and eye diseases such as astigmatism, impaired accommodation, strabismus, cataract and keratoconus are common ( 19 ).[] […] and dry hair; coarse, dry, scaly and thick skin; carotenemia, particularly notable on the palms and soles (caused by deposition of carotene in the lipid-rich epidermal layers[] Thin, sparse on extremities Coarse and sparse Hair loss Sometimes Common Nails Thin, brittle Normal to thick Peri-orbital Tissue Sunken Puffy Skin Thin Normal Skin tone Dry[]

  • Growth Failure

    Panel 2: Some developmental defects associated with GHD Optic nerve hypoplasia - a developmental defect of the optic nerve which leads to defective vision Anosmia - loss of[] Macrocephaly, coarse face, large mouth with thick lips or macroglossia, frizzy and sparse hair, strabismus, epicanthic fold, thick eyebrows, low nasal bridge and low set ears[] Macrocephaly, coarse face, curly, sparse hair, thick eyebrows, eye (epicantal folds), nose (short bulbous nose, depressed nasal bridge), mouth (large mouth, thick lips, macroglossia[]

  • Amaurosis-Hypertrichosis Syndrome

    Loss of vision is primarily due to fluid leakage and scarring caused by neovascular membranes.[] […] eyebrow 60 33 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0000574 3 optic atrophy 60 33 hallmark (90%) Very frequent (99-80%) HP:0000648 4 coarse hair 60 33 hallmark (90%) Very[] The eyebrows were thick and bushy with an appreciable length of the eyelashes [Figure 3] . The helix of both ears were also coated with hair.[]

  • GM2-Gangliosidosis

    vision and hearing.[] Infants have coarse thick hair, a depressed nasal bridge, gingival hypertrophy, large low-set ears and hair on the forehead.[] […] eventual deafness. gradual loss of vision. an abnormal increase in head size ( macrocephaly ). 10 months and older As a child with Tay-Sachs grows older, he or she may become[]

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