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113 Possible Causes for Mousy Odor

  • Classical Phenylketonuria

    Each of the patients had a similar clinical presentation or phenotype with features including mental retardation, a "mousy" odor, and dermatitis.[medschool.lsuhsc.edu] odor from the breath, urine and skin.[news-medical.net] Initial symptoms may include: A musty or "mousy" odor of the body and urine Developmental delays in sitting, crawling, and standing Microcephaly If patients remain untreated[medicalhomeportal.org]

  • Tinea Favosa

    Favus is characterized by thick yellow crusts with suppuration, a honeycomb appearance, a distinct "mousy" odor, permanent scars, and alopecia.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] A mousy odor typically is present.[emedicine.medscape.com] The scalp is characterized by an unpleasant “mousyodor. The parasitized hair will fall down causing a final alopecia ( 3 ).[clinicaldermatology.eu]

  • Hyperphenylalaninemia

    ' odor—and treated by restricting dietary phenylalanine, results in tremors, seizures, eczema, hyperactivity, and hypopigmentation and IQ of 50; other hyperphenylalaninemia[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Each of the patients had a similar clinical presentation or phenotype with features including mental retardation, a "mousy" odor, and dermatitis.[medschool.lsuhsc.edu] odor from the breath, urine and skin.[news-medical.net]

  • Atypical Phenylketonuria

    Characteristic physical findings include: light hair, eye, and skin pigmentation an eczematous rash hyperactive behavior a musty or mousy odor (due to phenylacetic acid in[epilepsy.com] If untreated, PKU leads to mental retardation, seizures, psychoses, eczema and a distinctive “mousyodor.[chdbabies.com] Untreated individuals have very fair hair, eczema, a mousy odor of the urine and skin, and progressive mental retardation.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Transient Hyperammonemia of the Newborn

    Homocystinuria Tx is high cystine diet and low methionine, may try pyridoximine Diagnosis associated with musty/mousy odor?[brainscape.com]

  • Lamellar Ichthyosis

    odor PIBIDS photosensitivity plus IBIDS (ichthyosis, brittle hair, intellectual impairment, decreased fertility, short stature) piebaldism AD; c-kit on 4q12, depigmented[yumpu.com] […] fibrous chordee phenylketonuria AR; hyperphenylalaninemia due to phenylalanine 4-monooxygenase deficiency; eczema, hypopigmentation of hair & skin, MR, seizures, tumors, mousy[yumpu.com]

  • Renin Deficiency

    odor from the breath, urine and skin.[news-medical.net] […] developmental delays Jerky movements of the legs and arms Tremors Abnormal movements of the hands and arms Seizures or epilepsy like features Skin rashes and eczema “Musty” or “mousy[news-medical.net]

  • Phenylalanine Increased

    Additionally, excessive phenylalanine and its metabolic byproduct, phenylketones, have been attributed to the musty/mousy odor detectable in some untreated individuals.[invitae.com] Untreated individuals have very fair hair, eczema, a mousy odor of the urine and skin, and progressive mental retardation.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Presentations Initial symptoms may include: A musty or "mousy" odor of the body and urine Developmental delays in sitting, crawling, and standing Microcephaly If patients[medicalhomeportal.org]

  • Burkholderia

    Multiple studies have cast doubt on this ekg, suggesting an area over 0.45 cm from the body no murmur with a mousy odor.[babylovefoundation.org]

  • Transient Neonatal Hypertyrosinemia

    odor, light pigmentation, abnormal gait, autistic behavior, eczema, seizure • Inheritance: Autosomal Recessive Diagnosis: hyperphenylalaninemia, liver enzymes and newborn[quizlet.com] […] for tyrosine hydroxylase (tyrosine to epinephrine) and tryptophan hydroxylase (tryptophan to serotonin) PKU Symptoms and Inheritance • Symptoms: intellectual disability, mousy[quizlet.com]

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