47 Possible Causes for Low Set Ears in USA

  • Nevo Syndrome

    associated with kyphosis, an abnormal increased forward rounding of the spine, joint laxity, postpartum overgrowth, a highly arched palate, undescended testes in males, low-setears, increased head circumference, among other symptoms. … Other common symptoms associated with Nevo Syndrome are the outward wrist-drop, edema in hands and feet, undescended testes, low-set ears, hypotonia, the presence of low muscle[1]

  • Spondylo-Ocular Syndrome

    kyphosis reduced lumbar lordosis pathological fractures of the vertebral bodies Other features facial dysmorphism facial hypotonia low posterior hairline short webbed neck lowset ears mitral valve prolapse aortic valve malformation dilated ureters sensineural deafness[2]

  • Lateral Meningocele Syndrome

    Facial features found in this syndrome include dolichocephaly hypertelorism ptosis microretrognathia high arched palate long flat philtrum low set ears Non facial features[3]

  • Raine Syndrome

    , also called osteosclerotic bone dysplasia, is a rare autosomal recessive congenital disorder characterized by craniofacial anomalies including microcephaly, noticeably lowset ears, osteosclerosis, a cleft palate, gum hyperplasia, a hypoplastic nose, and eye proptosis. … Unknown syndrome: microcephaly, hypoplastic nose, exophthalmos, gum hyperplasia, cleft palate, low set ears, and osteosclerosis.[4]

  • Trisomy 9

    An infant with complete trisomy 9 surviving 20 days after birth showed clinical features including a small face, wide fontanelle, prominent occiput, micrognathia, low setears, upslanting palpebral fissures, high-arched palate, short sternum, overlapping fingers, limited hip abduction, rocker bottom feet, heart murmurs and also a webbed neck … micrognathia, hypertelorism, cleft lip and palate (CLP), large fontanels, downward slanting eyes, bulbous nose, downturned corners of the mouth, large and poorly lobulated low[5] [6]

  • King Syndrome

    Other features associated with KS include low-set ears, webbed neck, crowding and misalignment of teeth, drooping eyelids, undescended testes, down-slanting palpebral fissures[7]

  • 3C Syndrome

    occiput and forehead, ocular hypertelorism (wide-set eyes), slanted palpebral fissures, cleft palate, a depressed nasal bridge, cleft palate with associated bifid uvula, low-setears, micrognathia (an abnormally small jaw), brachycephaly (flattened head), and ocular coloboma. … Low-set ears are the most common cranial dysmorphism seen in 3C syndrome, and ocular coloboma is the least common of the non-concurrent symptoms (cleft lip co-occurring with[8]

  • Oligohydramnios

    As the fetus is confined to a small space with restricted movement, facial deformation, epicanthal folds, hypertelorism, low-set ears, crease below the lower lip, and micrognathia … Compressive force within the uterus may lead to dysmorphic facial features like micrognathia, low-set ears, small alae nasi, and hypertelorism.[9]

  • Renal Agenesis

    the clinical presentation, patients exhibit the Potter sequence, which is characterized by extrarenal features such as wide-set eyes, epicanthal folds, flat nose, large low-setears with absent cartilage, receding chin, and limb defects.[10]

  • Frontonasal Dysplasia

    FND type 3 individuals have ocular anomalies ranging from anophthalmia to microphthalmia, low set ears, and severe facial anomalies.[11]

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References

  1. Nevo syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  2. Spondylo-ocular syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  3. Lateral meningocele syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  4. Raine syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  5. Trisomy 9, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  6. Trisomy 9, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  7. King Syndrome, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  8. 3C syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  9. Oligohydramnios, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  10. Renal Agenesis, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  11. Frontonasal Dysplasia, https://www.symptoma.com/en…