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219 Possible Causes for Paediatric Failure to Thrive, Thick Coarse Hair

  • Hypothyroidism

    […] 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[] […] and thick skin, increased body hair, irregular menstrual cycles in girls, and delayed puberty.[]

  • Growth Failure

    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[] Failure to thrive In: Behrman RE, Kleigman RM (eds) Nelson Textbook of Paediatrics 15th edition W.B. Saunders Company: Philadelphia 1996; pp 130–131 3 Bisset WM.[] The growth and developmental sequelae of mild failure to thrive. Acta Paediatr 1996;85(11):1278-83. Rudolf MC, Logan S.[]

  • Costello Syndrome

    […] lips Kyphoscoliosis, cervical kyphosis Remarkably pleasant, sociable, humorous and easy-going personality Adolescents/Adults Coarse classic facial features Thicker, often[] She presented with neonatal asphyxia, severe postnatal failure to thrive, and moderate psychomotor retardation.[] His face had coarse features with low-set ears, mild ptosis and a minimally depressed nasal bridge with wide nostrils, thick lips and low frontal hairline [Figure - 2].[]

  • Skin Infection

    Read more Hirsutism Hirsutism refers to excessive growth of dark, thick and coarse hair in an individual (usually female) in a male pattern.[]

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  • Classic Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

    The authors describe a case of a 35-year-old man with 5-year duration infertility. History, clinical examination, and laboratory tests have established the diagnosis of late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia, due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency. Treatment with dexamethasone resulted in improvement of sperm quality,[…][]

    Missing: Thick Coarse Hair
  • Tay-Sachs Disease

    Tay-Sachs disease is a rare inherited disorder that progressively destroys nerve cells ( neurons ) in the brain and spinal cord. The most common form of Tay-Sachs disease becomes apparent in infancy. Infants with this disorder typically appear normal until the age of 3 to 6 months, when their development slows[…][]

    Missing: Thick Coarse Hair
  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    […] that is sparse, coarse, and dry, and the skin that is coarse, dry, scaly, and thick.[] Symptoms include dulled facial expressions, hoarse voice, slow speech, eyelids droop, puffy and swollen face and eyes, weight gain, constipation, inability to tolerate cold, hair[]

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  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Obstructive sleep apnoea presenting as failure to thrive in infancy. J Paediatr Child Health. 1995;31:172–5. 12. Weider DJ, Sateia MJ, West RP.[]

    Missing: Thick Coarse Hair
  • Preeclampsia

    Failure to thrive in Lebanon. I. Experience with some simple somatic measurements. Acta Paediatr Scand. 1971 ; 60(3): 309 – 16. Google Scholar 61. Meteoff, J.[]

    Missing: Thick Coarse Hair
  • Diarrhea

    These children are often characterised by failure to thrive, diarrhoea, muscle wasting, poor appetite and abdominal distension. 75–79 Many children with classical CD and malabsorption[] Paediatric classical CD is the paediatric equivalent of classical CD.[]

    Missing: Thick Coarse Hair

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